Actimmune (Interferon Gamma 1B)
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Interferon Gamma 1B Information
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Before receiving interferon gamma-1b injection,
- tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to interferon gamma-1b injection, products made from the E. colibacteria, any other medications, or any of the other ingredients in interferon gamma-1b injection. Ask your pharmacist for a list of the ingredients.
- tell your doctor and pharmacist what prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take. Your doctor may need to change the doses of your medications or monitor you carefully for side effects.
- tell your doctor if you have or have ever had seizures, a low number of red or low white blood cells, heart failure, an irregular heartbeat, or heart or liver disease.
- tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. If you become pregnant while receiving interferon gamma-1b injection, call your doctor.
- you should know that you may have flu-like symptoms such as headache, fever, chills, muscle aches, and tiredness after your injection. Your doctor may tell you to take acetaminophen (Tylenol), an over-the-counter pain and fever medication, to help with these symptoms. Talk to your doctor if these symptoms are difficult to manage or become severe.
- extreme tiredness
- muscle or joint pain
- problems with walking
- bruising, redness, swelling, bleeding, or irritation at the injection spot
- difficulty breathing or swallowing
- swelling of the eyes, face, mouth, tongue, and throat