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Rituximab, sold under the trade names Rituxan and MabThera, is a Chimera (protein) monoclonal antibody against the protein...
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Does Rituxan cause Lymphedema ?

#106 in Rituxan discussions - 17 posts discuss Lymphedema with Rituxan. Lymphedema is #106 concern in Rituxan discussions.
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on top of the Rituxan I was dealing with lymphedema in...
" ...had somewhat grueling sessions with Rituxan and still worked at least half a day the next day. Also on top of the Rituxan I was dealing with lymphedema in my leg and fatigue ...it wasn't exactly just... "

over. But I was also a bit anemic and had lymphedema....
" ...your decision. I found Rituxan a bit fatiguing and so I think you have a good idea of doing it when the teaching is over. But I was also a bit anemic and had lymphedema. So you probably shouldn't... "

llow-up treatment of Rituxan in 2006 and shrotly thereaft...
" ...there stranger Good to hear from you Let your lymphedema therapist know whats happening and see what they can ...fluid. Had a follow-up treatment of Rituxan in 2006 and shrotly thereafter... "

3 years before progression gave me some mild lymphedema and...
" ...on W&W for 3 years before progression gave me some mild lymphedema and anemia. I did another ...for research purposes and then did 4 rounds of Rituxan and am now waiting to see if that works.... "

s suffer from lymphedema with impaired lymph systems. Mass...
" ...benificial. We some times suffer from lymphedema with impaired lymph systems. Massages ...limbs. Also tilt boards have help some overcome swelling in their legs. These ...x chop & 8 x rituxan cmplt'd... "

having extreme lymphedema fibrosis and taking chemo, it woul...
" ...month of weekly chemo - rituxan to be exact. The same ...- so they could give me yet more Benedryl. Finally made it through ...had any experience of having extreme lymphedema fibrosis and taking... "

be changing and my lymphedema is still a problem, but I'm...
" ...are less than thrilling. I'm a tiny bit more anemic than I was in April, although not as ...are back down to 165. Rituxan had boosted them up to ...to be changing and my lymphedema is still a problem, but... "

teracted with my hereditary lymphedema to basically shut do...
" ...at all. Mine isn't. The Rituxan I had for ym lymphoma apparently interacted with my hereditary lymphedema to basically shut down most ...me off line too if you need to. Pat O'Connor - Lymphedema... "

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My lymphedema is a complete disaster now...gone body wid...
" ...drop you a line. My lymphedema is a complete disaster now...gone body wide. Have more ...looks like I'll be having Rituxan too now every three months ...the best Take Care Pat Lymphedema People... "

my first session on rituxan so not sure what I'm gonna feel...
" ...is my first session on rituxan so not sure what I'm gonna feel like. ;-) Pat Lymphedema... "

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