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Hi, I'm JohnDavid
Yes, discuss it with them. Certainly in my case, there was no issue. In Michigan, until regulations are in place for purchase of recreational marijuana, the only legal way to purchase marijuana pro...
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  • Fri Apr 19, 2019 · Like4
First, don't ask the nurse, ask the doctor. You can't hold the nurse accountable. And insist on Yes or No answers. And tape the conversation. Mmm-hmm isn't an answer you can hold them to. Make...
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  • about 3 hours ago · Like2
Hi, I'm Michael A.
I will get a rash occasionally from Tasigna and have used Clobetasol prescribed by my primary physician. Might want to ask your doctor to see if it would be an option for what you are experiencing.
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  • about 6 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Janis J L.
Hi Sue W - I also have stage 4 mantle cell lymphoma. I go in once a month for Rutuximab and am taking targeted chemo/immunotherapy drugs by mouth twice a day. My white count is always low as well a...
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  • about 7 hours ago · Like4
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
I asked my wife who had 5 years of Tamoxifen, followed by years of Evista. I’m sorry to say her hot flashes did not go away. I sympathize, since my prostate cancer treatment results in my having ho...
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  • Fri Apr 19, 2019 · Like1
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Hi, I'm sue
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Thank you. I think part of the problem is one of my closest friends had breast cancer around 15 years ago and was miserable from the chemo. That is what is stuck in my mind and I try to understan...
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  • Fri Apr 19, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
I thought I’d follow up. I saw my oncologist last week for my monthly Zometa infusion and a PSA test. The PSA score was 2.79, which is a significant improvement which I was hoping for.
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  • Mon Apr 15, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Lise L L.
I was diagnosed with MBC in Fall of 2016. I've been taking Ibrance & Letrozole ever since. Over 2 years. I also got Zometa every so often up until Nov 2018, when I had to get a tooth pulled.
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  • Sun Apr 14, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Lise L L.
Hi there! I received my Stage 4 status a couple of years ago. I had 1 or 2 treatments with Xgeva before my insurer steered me to Zometa. I've had lots of it with Letrozole since 2016. I stopped the...
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  • Sun Apr 14, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Kelly
Hi all, my doc swore my muscle joint and nerve pain wasn't because of Rituxan or chemo. I can tell you they are wrong. Some of us are sensitive to the chemicals. Especially because of our lymphoma....
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  • Sun Apr 14, 2019 ·

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