injection-site reactions

injection-site reactions

apart from those caused by infection at the site there is a characteristic reaction in dogs and cats which is a germinal center created by the strong antigenic stimulus provided by the injection. In cattle, lesions in muscle can occur, particularly with intramuscular injection of multivalent colostridial vaccines and must be trimmed from the carcass at slaughter. See also feline vaccine-associated sarcoma.
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The most frequent treatment-related adverse events reported were mild to moderate injection-site reactions.
The most commonly reported adverse reactions were injection-site reactions, fever, irritability, decreased appetite, and increased and/or decreased sleep.
Most common side effects: mild to moderate injection-site reactions (itching, pain, swelling)
Those taking Betaseron experienced significantly more adverse injection-site reactions than those using Avonex.
In addition, in terms of tolerability, injection-site reactions occurred less frequently in those treated with abatacept compared with adalimumab (4.
On January 31 the FDA announced that the FUZEON (enfuvirtide) package insert had been changed to include precautions to avoid injection-site reactions, either using a needle, or the Biojector(r) 2000 needlefree injection system.
According to the FDA advisory, women may be at higher risk for injection-site reactions due to typically higher fat thickness at the injection site.
There was no evidence of autoimmune reactions with prolonged use and the most common treatment-related adverse events were injection-site reactions, which tended to diminish after the first year of treatment, the company said.
2008) Problems with injection-site reactions: More patients who were nonadherent reported problems with injection-site reactions (Devonshire et al.
Prevention and Management of Injection-Site Reactions