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My husband is starting immunotherapy..w keytruda on monday, wondering what anyone's dide effects have been and what I can expect? Hoping this works
  • about 11 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm gg
I take Claritin starting the day before chemo. The day of I take late in day after my treatment. I receive my shot the day after chemo and the bone pain is bad on the 2nd day after the shot. It was...
  • Tue Aug 20, 2019 ·
So good to hear about a successful journey with MDS! So you are now about my age 67 and doing good. I was just diagnosed this June. When I get in my 70’s when they will determine if I’m a candidate...
  • Sun Aug 18, 2019 ·
I've had friends that did quite well battling these specific cancers. What I found most helpful from them, and ABSOLUTELY some days are better than others, is to keep the faith, keep being social, ...
  • Sun Aug 18, 2019 · Like1
Thanks everyone, I am almost at one week post treatment and all my mouth side effects seem to be getting better and better everyday. Thank you to all for your suggestions on dealing with the dry mo...
  • Thu Aug 15, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Mark T
minocycline helps but not so much....are there any other drugs/ways to treat the erbitux rash? is on my back, chest, neck and scalp.....I have had six infusions, one each week.....thanks
  • Mon Aug 12, 2019 ·
I'm Diane K E., and I'm a survivor of Stage 3a Breast Cancer
Not aware of this service, could you forward information?
  • Sun Aug 11, 2019 ·
I'm Nanny, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I have had one Zometa infusion and will continue with these every 6 months. My bone density scan showed my osteoporosis a little worse than two years ago, so she felt this drug would be best with ...
  • Mon Aug 5, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I lost most of mine and had my hairdresser shave off what was left. I then just let it do its thing and within 8 months I had a full head of hair back, different color and texture but none-the-les...
  • Mon Aug 5, 2019 · Like1
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
  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·

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