Neulasta Drug Information
Neulasta® (pegfilgrastim) is a prescription medicine used to help prevent infections in people undergoing chemotherapy. The drug is injected once per chemotherapy cycle. Each syringe is prefilled with just the right dose and has a needle attached.
It's important to review the side effect information for Neulasta prior to beginning treatment so you are aware of potential problems, such as muscle pain or headaches. If you experience anything that "just does not seem right," contact your healthcare provider right away.
(Click Neulasta for more information on using this drug for preventing infections. Topics discussed in this article include dosing guidelines, safety issues to be aware of when using it, and more.)