b/c i live in arkansas and my sons judge told me i had to stop smoking . i rather not smoke gives me since problems but it helps me eat drink and take my meds b/c of the nausea i have my oncoligist will not prescribe me anything for pain,etc. and i haven't been able to eat or drink in over a month my nurse gave me the name marinol but my doctor refused to prescibe it even though i have to take 200mg of feanergen every 3 to 4 hours and that still does not work. what do i do?
Is your oncologist board certified? Refusing something for appetite and pain to a cancer patient is at the least heartless. Megace helps appetite, maybe that would help you. I would find a new oncologist. One of the first questions to ask is what is your policy on pain treatment? I have never run into an oncologist who refused pain medication.
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