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Table 4 Number of infusion reactions in 2015

From: Pediatric rheumatology infusion center: report on therapeutic protocols and infusions given over 4 Years with focus on adverse events over 1 Year

Reaction ABT
(237)
IVIG
(266)
INX
(816)
MP
(513)
RTX
(106)
TCZ (140) Total Infusion Reactions
Rash 1 2    1   4
Nausea/Vomiting   2 1 5   1 9
Cough    1   2   3
Throat Tightness/Itching/Pain 1 2    5   8
Chest Pain/Tightness   1 1     2
Headache 3 2 3     8
Swelling    2   1   3
Wheezing     1    1
Hives      1   1
Blurry Vision     1    1
Abdominal Pain    1     1
Total Events 5 9 9 7 10 1 41
  1. Medications not associated with any infusion reactions are not included in the table
  2. Abbreviations: ABT Abatacept, INX Infliximab, IVIG Intravenous immunoglobulin, MP Methylprednisolone, RTX Rituximab, TCZ Tocilizumab