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Posted 13 days ago by • 0 answers
will the blood tests indicating tumor size show increased tumor growth a week after discontinuing Afinitor? is this increase permanent? Thank you, Lloyd Smith
I was taking turmeric and black pepper for my arthritis before I started to take Afinitor and it was
Posted 8 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
... working well. The oncologist told me to stop taking it as it may not agree with the afinitor. Does anyone know if I can start to take it again as the pain and swelling has returned. TIA
Posted 22 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
My mouth is very painful in spite of the prescribed mouthwash.
Posted 4 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
Hi, I am a stage 4 breast cancer warrior and am 4 months into a combo of afinitor/exemestane. I worked through the mouth sores and have embraced some of the other side effects (due to something finally working after 11 years of fighting this) but just last month i started to get stomach pain (not ...
Posted 15 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
Almost every food I eat tastes bad, looking for something that I don't have to force myself to eat.
Posted 16 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
Our daughter is 15 and just started Afinitor. She has extreme fatigue, upper abdominal pain, headaches (currently a constant given internal pressure from cysts surrounding the tumor within the brain) with increased pain, sore throat, ear ache. I took her to the doctor yesterday to rule out strep or ...
Posted 26 May 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 17 Sep 2014 by • 1 answer
... month puts her hands in my sisters mouth. Is this safe?
Posted 14 Feb 2014 by • 2 answers
My mother is 73 years old with well controlled DM & HT. Metastatic CA breast disease progression has markedly slowed down with Afinitor since 9 monthes. However, this diarrhea is disabeling & caused 15 Kg weight loss. We have tried Smecta (Diosmectite) , kapect (Kaolin-Pectin) ...
Posted 18 Nov 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 30 Mar 2014 by • 2 answers
Posted 18 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
I am supposed to start taking this and am very nervous regarding side effects.
Posted 26 May 2013 by • 3 answers
This is a new cancer drug for me and swelling is the only side effect I have had in the two weeks of taking this med. Should I stop taking until my doctor gets back into town?
Posted 5 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
Grapefruit or grapefruit juice, is one, are there any others??? Can my husband have garlic??? When he was on Sutent he could not have garlic because it caused bleeding, so can he have it on Afinitor??
Posted 16 Nov 2012 by • 3 answers
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