Infergen (Interferon Alfacon)
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Interferon Alfacon Information
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Before administering interferon alfacon-1,
- tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to interferon alfacon-1, alfa interferons, E. coli-derived products, or any other drugs.
- tell your doctor and pharmacist what prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking, including carbamazepine (Tegretol); chloramphenicol (Chlormycetin); medications that contain gold (auranofin [Ridaura], aurothioglucose [(Solganol]); medications that suppress your immune system, such as chemotherapy agents; penicillamine (Cuprimine, Depen); phenylbutazone; phenytoin (Dilantin); sulfa drugs; thyroid medications; zidovudine (Retrovir); and vitamins or herbal products.
- tell your doctor if you have or have ever had heart, liver, or autoimmune disease; a recent organ transplant; depression or psychiatric illness; blood disorders; diabetes; thyroid problems; high blood pressure; or vision problems.
- tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding. If you become pregnant while using interferon alfacon-1, call your doctor.
- if you are having surgery, including dental surgery, tell the doctor or dentist that you are using interferon alfacon-1.
- pain and irritation at site of injection
- difficulty sleeping
- stomach pain
- body aches
- vision changes
- difficulty breathing
- swelling of the face, eyelids, lips, or neck
- hives or rash
- chest pain
- chest pressure or heaviness
- depression and thoughts of suicide
- unusual bleeding or bruising
- fast or irregular heartbeats