Ferinject infusion

There is a small (uncommon) risk reported by 0.01-1% of patients which includes long lasting brown discolouration of the skin which can occur due to leakage of Ferinject at the injection site. Inform staff immediately if there is any discomfort, burning, redness or swelling during the infusion. Please note, Orencia and Zoledronic Acid infusions are available to patients in one of our conveniently located community treatment centres. A patient fee may be applicable for these services. For further information or for other service location options, please call … Ferric Carboxymaltose 500mg Ferinject is an iron replacement medicine. It is used to treat a type of anemia where you have fewer amount of red blood cells due to insufficient iron in your body (iron-deficiency anemia). Iron is needed to produce the red blood cells that carry oxygen around your body. Your laboratory values. For patients weighing more than 50 kg, we usually recommend a single infusion of 1000 mg Ferinject (cost: about CHF 490). For patients weighing less than 50 kg, the full dose should be divided into two infusions of 500 mg Ferinject, administered at least a week apart (cost: about CHF 590). As a follow-up, the ferritin