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Cisplatin left me with nerve damage. Is there any hx of the nerve damage getting better?

I have been taking vitamins designed to help nerve regeneration. Does anything work ? Is the manufacturer of cisplatin aware of the issue with nerve damage and what is their recommendation?

Posted 4 Jan 2014 1 answer

Is dermoplast safe to use for hemorrhoids post brachytherapy to the pelvic region?

I have completed brachytherapy, chemo therapy (cisplatin) and external radiation therapy - two weeks since the last external radiation treatment, 3 weeks since the last internal (brachy) radiation ...

Posted 5 Nov 2013 1 answer

Five years after taking cisplatin I am having severe problems with my feet. has this been reported?

... by others? I am currently undergoing treatments in a Hyperbaric chamber and my toes are turning from black to pink and to sores have healed.

Posted 4 Apr 2013 0 answers

Cisplatin - does this have any cardiac side effects, if so how can we manage these?

..Hi, my mother recieved cisplatin&etoposide one year ago because of an ovarian cancer(granulsa cell CA). from 3month ago we have noticed her pulse rate are so irregular.her rythm was distureb by ...

Posted 11 Mar 2012 1 answer

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - I had my lower lobe removed from right lung in early october. miricle?

that cancer was discovered. ex smoker. no am on chemo due to two involved nodes. a combo of cisplatin and gemcitabine. having terrible stomach aches along with nausea. my dr is wonderful and has put ...

Posted 3 Nov 2011 4 answers

Any diet tips to help tolerate the constant stomach aches that accompany the chemo?

had lower lobe removed from right lung in early oct. now am on cisplatin and gemcitbine for chemo for 12 weeks. am taking great anit nausea drugs and nexium and now sucralfate to help the stomach. ...

Posted 3 Nov 2011 2 answers

Head and Neck Cancer - I have stage 2 Larynx Cancer..Its also reached a lymph node in my neck..My?

... regimine starts Feb 2sd 2011 of.. Radation 5 days a week for 7 weeks plus 2 additional = 37 Radation treatments.Also Cisplatin (Platinol) 3 days of Chemo every 3 weeks x 3 rounds..Anyone have any ...

Posted 30 Jan 2011 1 answer

Cisplatin - Can cicplatin cause attention issues in children later after treatment?

My daughter is 51/2 years after last chemo treatment. She is 6 and is now showing signs of attention issues, time management ,not sleeping as much, over active could this be from the chemo she ...

Posted 12 Jan 2011 1 answer

Stomach Cancer - My husband has been diagnosed with Signet ring carcinoma of stomach with?

... mediastinum and right supraclavicular lymph node metastasis. He has completed 3 cycles of Paclitaxel,Cisplatin and 5FU.He has been further advised Inj.Irinocam 140mg,Inj.Oxaliplatin 100mg, (1 ...

Posted 3 Oct 2009 2 answers

Trying to find % active ing.of drugs - cisplatin, carboplatin etc. Where could I find this info?

I am a scientist treating cancer cells with chemo. drugs - I have found data on patient doses as well as in vitro treatment doses but patients receive IV/oral treatments; cells receive the pure drug, ...

Posted 9 Nov 2009 1 answer

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