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User Reviews for Crizotinib

Also known as: Xalkori

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Reviews for Crizotinib to treat Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Review by msfredneck:

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Xalkori (crizotinib): I was on Xalkori for about 6 months in 2012 before it stopped working and I had to go on traditional chemotherapy in September of the same year. I had minimal side effects. Just a little hair thinning, a little tiredness but no serious problems. Sometimes a little constipation which was easily controlled with a little dose of Milk of Magnesia. Prior to going on the Xalkori I had lost 19 pounds and had a lot of complications. While on the medicine I gained the weight back, got my strength back, was able to eat again and was in better shape when I had to go on traditional chemotherapy. In my cases a true blessing.

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August 14, 2013 11:27 PM

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