Rigors is found among people who take Rituxan, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Benadryl, and have Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia . We study 17,867 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 692 have Rigors. Find out below who they are, when they have Rigors and more.
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Rituxan has active ingredients of rituximab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Rituxan 18,110 users)
Rigors (an episode of shaking or exaggerated shivering) has been reported by people with fever, pain, chills, weakness, febrile neutropenia (latest reports from 68,079 Rigors patients).
On Sep, 18, 2016
17,867 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 692 people (3.87%) have Rigors
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am 50 years old and have been on rituxan for 8 months with 4 treatments so far. Last night I was diagnosed with diverticulitis at the er. I am interested in hearing other people's experiences and what they are doing for preventative steps to avoid future episodes of diverticulitis.
I have Lupus/Rheumatoid Arthritis and my consultant recommended I take two courses of rituximab. The first infusion was in early June with he second at the end of June. All seemed fine until October when my period failed to show up and hasn't thus far - any one else experience the same?
Have had neuropathy for several years and on Neurontin. Only this year have I had occasional chills. I take six a day. Usually covering up right away with a blanket will get my heat going and the chills go away but they frighten me.
Hello, I'm being treated for lymphomia w/rituxan for the next two years. I have noticed after the first two treatments that my gout has flared up even though I've been on allopurinol for several years. Up to this point, the allopurinol has been very effective. Are there studies noting a ...
I have fibromyalgia and I suffer from rigors.. They are becoming more frequent and it kinda freaks me out, I almost can't move to get on warmer socks or another blanket. They say you should have a fever when you have rigors but I never have... Anyone else have this?
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