Infusion Therapy

Infusion therapy provides fluid medication directly to the vein. Physicians recommend infusion therapy for patients who are unable to be treated effectively using oral medication. At the UNC Medical Center, you will be surrounded by caring nurses, pharmacists and medical professionals who are focused on your treatment.

Conditions We Treat

Diseases and conditions that are commonly treated with infusion therapy are:

  • Cancer and cancer-related pain
  • Dehydration
  • Gastrointestinal diseases or disorders
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Immune deficiencies
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Lupus

Services and Treatments

Our goal is to address your symptoms and provide you with the best treatment available. We offer a broad range of treatment options for individuals with needs such as:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Immune globulin
  • Biologics
  • Intravenous antibiotic, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral therapies
  • Pain management
  • Hydration therapy
  • Inotropic therapy
  • Total Parental Therapy (TPN)
  • Infusion nursing services

Ask Your Doctor

Ask your doctor for a referral for Infusion Therapy at a UNC Medical Center’s location. Please note that not all treatments are provided at all locations. 

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