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Hi, I'm Anne E W.
I had my first round of chemo this past Thursday and day 3 and 4 have been the most excruciating for joint and bone pain. Anyone have any remedies to help with the pain?
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  • Sun Mar 3, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm KAREN L J.
With ER+ Stage 2 breast cancer in 2010 and 3 positive nodes, I had a mastectomy and some chemo. They stopped it when I went into A-fib. I took Anastrozole, but stopped it early due to extreme joi...
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  • Sun Mar 3, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Part of my chemo. protocol was an antinausea medicine given to me prior to each infusion. My Onc. also prescribed 2 different antinausea meds. to take at home for the first couple of days followin...
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  • Sun Mar 3, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm LAWRENCE L L with stage 4 melanoma
I guess you mean "Opdivo". Musculoskeletal pain occurs in more than 30% of patients taking Opdivo (Nivolumab). I Googled it and found that info here: https://chemocare.com/chemotherapy/drug-info/op...
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  • Sun Feb 24, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Sally Boyer
I don’t know why my posts are duplicated, sorry!
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  • Sun Feb 24, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I never really had any issues on Letrozole for 5 years. I had been diagnosed with Osteopenia prior to my BC that got somewhat worse after chemo. so was started on a generic Fosamax which improved ...
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  • Sat Feb 23, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Jeanne M.
Up by Davis Street there is open MRI, pretty cool, looks like a big hamburger, very comfortable. I’m 6’ and 275lbs, I was very comfortable. You don’t need more stress. You can also go in an MRI fee...
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  • Sat Feb 23, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Wayne J M.
I take 37.5 sutent for 4th stage renal cancer.I have taken it for 1 year and my cancer has scunch. Side affects is diarrhea but very managable
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  • Sat Feb 23, 2019 · Like4
Hi, I'm Connie W.
Hi Everyone. I had my SCT 12/21/18. Was in the hospital until 2/4/19. They told me my numbers looked good or they would not have released me. I understand the first 90-100 days after /transplan...
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  • Sat Feb 23, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Patricia A.
Jeannie, were you told that you had cancer? When I read literature it confuses me because most of the online reading calls ET a blood cancer. Tricia A.
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  • Wed Feb 20, 2019 ·

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