IMMUNE GLOBULIN (HUMAN) (IGG) IV WARNINGS This medication may cause serious (rarely fatal) kidney problems. This medication may cause serious problems from blood clots (e.g., pulmonary embolism, stroke, heart attack) this product may contain substances that could cause infections because it is made from human blood. HIV may cause a serious inflammation of the brain (aseptic meningitis syndrome) several hours to 2 days after your treatment. Lung problems may rarely occur 1 to 6 hours after your treatment. You will be monitored closely for any lung problems after your treatment. pulmonary edema from fluid overload, due to the high colloid oncotic pressure of IVIG allergic/anaphylactic reactions; for example, anaphylactic shock, especially in IgA deficient patients, who by definition can still produce IgG antibodies (IgA deficient patients are more likely to produce IgG against the IVIG administration than normal patients). damage such as hepatitis caused directly by antibodies contained in the pooled IVIG. acute renal failure venous thrombosis aseptic meningitis I appreciate the advice Michael, but I am only 20 years old and want to live to see 90-100. any idea what triggered yours?