• neupogen vs. neulasta

    Asked by myronbob on Friday, July 18, 2014

    neupogen vs. neulasta

    last 6 chemo cycles I took neupogen and had no problem . to avoid 7 days in a row this new start of 6 cycles took neulasta 10 days ago . very minor discomfort ,wondering will WBC BE SAME / go Monday for blood work . anyone used both ,and was they're any difference in results ?

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    • ticklingcancer's Avatar
      ticklingcancer

      I used both. Went with Neulata first and it sent my WBC through the roof. When my Oncologist saw my count he literally started laughing and then said, "I guess we overshot you a bit". He switched me to neupogen and said it wasn't as potent.

      about 7 years ago
    • angeldancer's Avatar
      angeldancer

      My doctor put me on neupogin because it wasn't as potent and they could find some grants to pay for it.

      about 7 years ago
    • myronbob's Avatar
      myronbob

      thanks guys for imput ,bob

      about 7 years ago

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