Neulasta (pegfilgrastim) is a colony-stimulating factor, a man-made form of a protein that stimulates the growth of white blood cells
Neulasta is usually given once per chemotherapy cycle. It should not be given within 14 days before or 24 hours after you receive chemotherapy
It delivers effectively for a simple session with a device that is easy to use and store
Pegfilgrastim is a man-made version of a certain natural substance made in your body. It is used to help your body make more white blood cells. White blood cells are important to help you fight off infections. Pegfilgrastim is given to people whose ability to make white blood cells is reduced due to chemotherapy.
These medications may treat or reduce joint pain: Pain relievers including; Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), such as ibuprofen (Motrin), naproxen (Naprosyn), and celecoxib (Celebrex) Acetaminophen, such as Tylenol.