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Retacrit and Procrit are basically the same thing. Your nurse or doctor should have explained why the change however. Maybe due to insurance issues also. But next appointment definitely ask why’
  • about 7 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm dolfnlvr81
I took neulasta with my adriamicin/cytoxan. Claritin helped a lot with that. Getting taxol/herceptin now. No neulasta. Tried Claritin and made not a hint of difference in the pain. I would guess yo...
  • about 21 hours ago ·
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 ·
1st. My hubby won't get involved with support gruops. I wish he would. I'm a nurse and his wife. I need you if he doesn't. My husband Was diagnosed with NSC lung cancer one year ago. Had left upper...
  • Tue Aug 13, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm bettysw
Hi Cindy, John, Great to hear from both. Sorry I haven't kept in touch it's been a long summer, but not complaining! Cindy, I am so sorry to hear you fell from your roof, but what possessed you t...
  • Sun Aug 11, 2019 · Like2
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 ·
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.
  • Tue Jul 30, 2019 ·

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