Hello - is anyone on the Apokyn injection program? My husband is supposed to start it this week Apokyn is an injection medication that can be used up to 5 times a day for bad off times. It gives quick and short term relief similar to an inhaler. My husband's dr has also prescribed Tigan (trimethobenzamide) to start 3 days before the Apokyn for relief of nausea, a side effect of Apokyn. Of course, my husband has a lot of anxiety about… read more
Are you meeting with Mickey, the nurse in the circle of care program? Stan started the Tigan anti nausea meds yesterday and so far so good. I will keep you posted and please do the same. Thanks!
I was about to inquire about the very same thing. Starting tomorrow my husband is having his first meeting with his mentor in the program for Apokyn. In the “treatments A-Z” the first listed is Apokyn. Please share any experiences that you can? Hugs
@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member, I have been trying to get back on this site! How is your husband doing so far? Any new news? Hoping all is well...
Yea, I had problems getting on the other day. Said the security certificate or something like that expired!! All seems to be working well now. Sent an update message about how hubby is doing. Hope you are doing well.