... cognition? I was a psychotherapist. It's very difficult for me to hold thoughts, like someone's name or a number, remember details, read a book with a complicated plot. I'm easily overwhelmed by anything other than simple tasks. This change began during treatment but gradually worsened over time to the point where I can no longer work. I had 20 IV doses of trisenox in spring of 2005. I survived NK Cell Lymphoma. Thank you
31 Dec 2012
Yes. I received 48 treatments with Trisenox for Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia in 2003. My cognitive issues were worse early on but, while they have improved, they still exist. I get very frustrated sometimes but that only makes matters worse. I also have continued tingling in the bottoms of both feet and have some hearing loss that has been attributed to the Trisenox and another med I took for the leukemia-(ATRA). You are not alone in experiencing the cognitive changes. In my case, while I do get frustrated by the problems, I know that I probably wouldn't be here today without the treatment. Hang in there... hopefully things will improve for you over time.
- Trisenox Information for Consumers
- Trisenox Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Trisenox (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I've been on Celexa for almost a month and have poor side effects. Side effects such as memory loss, confusion, poor concentration (have add) ...
2 answers • 10 Aug 2012
... breakdown back in 2000 I'm now feeling flat,lifeless,memory loss, no energy can't work poor concentration. Im desperately looking for ...
1 answer • 14 Apr 2015
i have been on xyrem for 8 years and swear it saved my life. I have been experiencing short term memory loss and wonder if it could be my xyrem? I ...
1 answer • 3 Jun 2015