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 18,659 people who have side effects while taking Rituxan from FDA and social media. Among them, 709 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 18,902 users)
Rigors (an episode of shaking or exaggerated shivering) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, pain (latest reports from 69,823 Rigors patients).
On Oct, 21, 2016
18,659 people reported to have side effects when taking Rituxan.
Among them, 709 people (3.8%) have Rigors
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I had CLL and took Rituxan and a year later I couldn't see. I had s MRI and they found lesions in the occipital lobe of my brain. My oncologist did a work up and had no clue as to what it may be. I finally went into NYC and had a brain biopsy and then they determined it was PML. That was in July 2014 and I was given weeks to months to live. My daughter took my all over the country to various doctors who gave us no hope. We then found Dr. Berger at the university of penn who finally said that these two medications maritzapine and mefloquine you have nothing to lose. I took them for the next several months and saw Dr. Berger monthly, things seemed to look better and he said there is a clinical trail at the National Institution of Health in Maryland he called his friend Dr. Avi Nath and I was a candidate for a tcell transfer which had to be approved by the FDA but over the next few months my lesions shrank and I regained my ability to walk much better, but never regained my eyesight. I'm still enrolled in the clinical study being that they can try to understand how and why I survived. Maybe they can help another person who is afflicted with this horrible disease.
He there, I took 4 misoprostol pills yesterday and its been over 24 hrs and just to get the best results here, I should be honest I did Cocaine tonight. And now I'm vomiting pretty aggressively... I haven't eaten much either. Just wondering if this is normal for misoprostol...
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.
Hi, I had CLL and took Rituxan and a year later I couldn't see. I had s MRI and they found lesions in the occipital lobe of my brain. My oncologist did a work up and had no clue as to what it may be. I finally went into NYC and had a brain biopsy and then they determined it was PML. That was in ...
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 ...
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