User Reviews for Abiraterone

Also known as: Zytiga

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Abiraterone review summary

9.8/10 Average Rating

6 Ratings with 6 User Reviews

Compare all 52 medications used in the treatment of Prostate Cancer.

Reviews for Abiraterone to treat Prostate Cancer

Review by Kent's (taken for 1 to 2 years):

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Zytiga (abiraterone): Have taken Zytiga for a year now, one pill each morning with light breakfast since I have difficulty swallowing pill with just water. PSA has dropped from 32 to 4 and has stayed there over the year, only side effect is slight diarrhea.

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April 7, 2014 12:24 PM

Review by rolflindy:

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10

Zytiga (abiraterone): PSA went from 19 to 9 in 3 weeks. No significant side effects so far.

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October 27, 2013 6:16 PM

Review by amsail (taken for 1 to 6 months):

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10

Zytiga (abiraterone): On Zytiga for 6 months no side effects so far PSA went from 27 to 3 and most of all I feel so much better than I have for past 2 years. Now I have energy to get out and work and I am slowly losing weight, my blood sugar has trended slightly down as well.

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June 9, 2013 9:07 PM

Review by glasshalffull (taken for 1 to 6 months):

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Zytiga (abiraterone): One month later- PSA is 0.16! Sure, it's not a cure bit it's a nice respite from PSA anxiety. Liver tests all well.

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April 26, 2013 12:29 AM

Review by glasshalffull:

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Zytiga (abiraterone): PSA dropped from 7.46 to 0.34 in 30 days. Leg cramps occasional but no fun. Critical to take Zytiga/prednisone exactly as prescribed.

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April 5, 2013 8:26 AM

Review by Anonymous:

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9.0

Zytiga (abiraterone): PSA 28 to 4 in one week. Fatigue only side effect. Prednisone effect- no pain in bad knee(which has nothing to do with prostate cancer).

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August 9, 2011 3:39 PM

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