Here is My Question:
I am currently on Tysabri and used to the 2 hr infusions required. Since I am JC virus positive, I have recently been switched to Ocrevus but have been informed that my first infusion will take 5 hrs. Why is the infusion process so different? Thanks.
Every infusion therapy and protocol is different depending on the characteristics of the drug being administered. For example:
Hope this helps.
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