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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Vivaglobin SubQ.

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Condition: Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
6/29/2012 8:39:39 AM

Reviewer: wgn4166, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was on Vivaglobin a few years ago. I loved it. I was sore after infusing, and the sites would swell to the size of a goose egg. The good thing about this med is I ate what I wanted and never gained weight. My doctor switched me to Hyzentra. My sites do not swell as much but the same soreness is there. I have gained 20 lbs on the Hyzentra

Condition: Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
12/16/2010 11:55:20 PM

Reviewer: dmicohen, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Much better than IV infusion,almost no side effects besides some site redness. Has greatly helped instances of fever,infection,joint pain,fatigue, and muscle pain.....some g.i. disturbences though mild...

Condition: Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
1/26/2010 8:13:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Before taking this medicine I was hoping to feel better enough to actually go out, talk with friends and enjoy life. Although this did not happen and I only feel better for 2-3 days after infusions, I am glad to report that I have significantly fewer infections(mostly upper respiratory), fewer sore throats and less muscle pain. While I am disappointed that this medicine wasn't able to provide ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
11/16/2009 10:17:31 AM

Reviewer: Javier, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
8/24/2009 5:35:40 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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