2
   

Hives using Forteo?

 
 
divs
 
Reply Tue 2 Jan, 2007 12:51 am
Hello, wanted to know if anyone has had hives using Forteo, my mother has recently started Forteo and has developed hives/rash all over her legs.
Thx!!
  • Topic Stats
  • Top Replies
  • Link to this Topic
Type: Discussion • Score: 2 • Views: 1,579 • Replies: 2
No top replies

 
Phoenix32890
 
  2  
Reply Tue 2 Jan, 2007 06:35 am
Any time you start a new medication, and you get a rash, stop using it IMMEDIATELY, and tell your doctor. What your body is telling you is that it is allergic to the substance. Sometimes, a rash can be a warning, and continued use of the substance could cause life threatening side effects.

How do I know this? It has happened to me on more on one occasion, and once it nearly did me in.

Here is a list of the various side effects of Forteo:

http://www.rxlist.com/cgi/generic3/forteo_ad.htm

BTW, Welcome to A2K! Very Happy
azryl
 
  1  
Reply Thu 12 Nov, 2015 09:51 pm
@Phoenix32890,
Thank you for your comment and URGENCY regarding to discontinue use! It took me a while to connect the dots - no pun intended, as my Mom started with the Forteo injections two weeks ago. Initially was complaining of unusual itching, then as of this evening - and the 2 hours since I left her, the itching has advanced to a painful burn. I noticed red dots. Not so much a rash when I was with her. Her careprovider (she is rehabbing from 2 compression fractures : L4 and sacrum, and while in acute rehab seemed to have sustained a pelvic fracture/crack uncovered via MRI post discharge. We will stop the injections (the only new medication introduced in this time frame) and call the Rheum tomorrow. I AM VERY CONCERNED ABOUT SYSTEMIC RAMIFICATIONS!
0 Replies
 
 

Related Topics

Immortality and Doctor Volkov - Discussion by edgarblythe
Sleep Paralysis - Discussion by Nick Ashley
On the edge and toppling off.... - Discussion by Izzie
Surgery--Again - Discussion by Roberta
PTSD, is it caused by a blow to the head? - Question by Rickoshay75
THE GIRL IS ILL - Discussion by Setanta
 
  1. Forums
  2. » Hives using Forteo?
Copyright © 2020 MadLab, LLC :: Terms of Service :: Privacy Policy :: Page generated in 0.03 seconds on 02/23/2020 at 11:29:54