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Hello my husband is on gleevec for 8 years. didn't experience skin reaction, but he would get glauco mastia,(misspell) think breast benign mass , he had it removed once, but still tender
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Diane G.
I am doing radiation...on my third week.
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Shelley J H.
I have patients that have RLS and are taking Ropinirole. You might look into the side effects and discuss with your Dr.
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
I'm Paula J L., and I'm a survivor of Lung Cancer
Thank you so much for sharing this. I have Calmoseptine Ointment to relieve bug bite itching. I now know I can try it for this purpose also.
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  • Tue Jul 30, 2019 ·
I'm Barb DeGraaf, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I am 60 and was diagnosed last year with Stage I Invasive Ductal Cell Carcinoma in my right breast. Had surgery, radiation, and am currently doing well on Arimadex (Anastrozole). I am happy to ch...
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  • Mon Jul 29, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
An additional comment-I was put on Letrozole as I was Er/Pr+ and post menopausal, had nothing to do with my MRI results but the pathology report. I tried reading your story but I wasn't able to re...
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  • Mon Jul 29, 2019 · Like1
I'm Elaine L., and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I had mastectomy and DIEP flap reconstruction in January 2019. It was a big surgery and took a while to recover, but knowing what I do now, I would not make any other decision. If DIEP flap is not ...
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  • Mon Jul 29, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Alex W.
I was diagnosed with megaloblastic anemia in 6/17 and after bone marrow biopsy with MDS in 12/17. I do not have del5q. I've had weekly shots of 60,000 units Procrit for 18 months which kept my RBC ...
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  • Sun Jul 28, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
I just have to say: if I had a $1 for every time a doctor or medical person told me, "We've never seen such side effects...," blah, blah, blah I'd have a positive-balance checking account. Seriousl...
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  • Sun Jul 28, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm ANNE E F.
I have taken asastrozole for over 2 years following chemo, surgery and radiation for Her2+ diagnosis. I have not gained weight and actually have lost weight and continue to slowly lose. I have gr...
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  • Sun Jul 28, 2019 · Like3

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