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What can I do to reduce tachycardia while on a taxol regimen?

I have just completed my third infusion of a taxol regimen and have had issues with tachycardia, or fast heartbeat which has landed me in the ER a couple of times. My oncologist recommends that we ...

Posted 8 days ago 0 answers

How effective is Cyramza for cancer remission?

My sister was started on Cyramza last week, in addition to Taxol, for her recurrent metastatic esophageal junction cancer. She has already undergone chemo, radiation, surgery to remove tumor with a ...

Posted 19 Jan 2015 2 answers

Why is taxol given instead of red devil?

Posted 31 Jan 2014 1 answer

Are there any long term side effects from the drugs adrianmycin, cytoxin, and taxol?

It's been two years since I had chemo and my legs ache when I walk for a short time

Posted 21 Oct 2013 1 answer

I have been taking taxol and have a problem with my eyes watering. What can I do?

My doctor says it is because I have lost my eye lashes, but I haven't lost them. Has anyone else had this problem?

Posted 23 Jul 2013 1 answer

Pertuzumab - Does this drug cause restless leg or jerking of extremities?

Being treated for occult breast cancer, metastatic to lung and lymph node. Receiving herceptin, perjeta and taxol

Posted 18 Apr 2013 2 answers

Endometrial Cancer - If Taxol & carboplatin did not work is there hope for anything else to work?

My cancer had spead to the lympth nodes Taxol & carboplatin did nothing to help is there hope another drug will work?

Posted 29 Dec 2012 1 answer

While taking Taxotere for breast cancer my skin broke out with rashes from old sun damage My Dr?

... change me to Taxol. Will have I the same problem with the sun damage skin?

Posted 13 Feb 2013 0 answers

My husband completed 7 weeks of Taxol treatment. His dr wants him to take more Taxol?

Only 2 treatments this time... considerably higher dose & three weeks apart. We're concerned that it may be too much. Anyone reading this have any info that will comfort us? Treatment ...

Posted 25 Nov 2012 1 answer

I am starting taxol next week in addition to herceptin. Frightened. What do I have to face?

Have completed 4 weeks of adriamyacin and some other chemo drugs. Made me fairly sick. Am a nervous-type person. Is taxol as bad as adriamyacin?

Posted 5 Jun 2012 1 answer

I had my last taxol treatment almost three weeks ago, but my fingers/palms and soles of my feet have

... not stopped itching-sometimes almost driving me crazy. I also have this pain in my right thigh. I was told by my doctor's nurse to take Benadryl for the itch and was given 600 mg of ...

Posted 30 May 2012 1 answer

Can oxaliplatin cause ulcerative colitis?

Oxaliplatin and taxotere were infused and xeloda was taken orally. Developed ulcerative colitis which had been in remission for over 3 years. Now changing to oxaliplatin, taxol and 5FU.

Posted 8 Aug 2012 1 answer

Taxol - Will I be able to go to work with this drug?

This is my second phase with chemo. I was able to work and function with the first phase of chemo. I am worried about this taxol. How many days "down time?" the other drug I was out for 72 ...

Posted 29 Jun 2012 1 answer

So carboplatin and Gemzar is a good match for recurrent OC?

Especially if Taxol caused severe neuropathy?

Posted 22 Oct 2011 1 answer

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