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Will the blood tests indicating tumor size show increased tumor growth a week after discontinuing?

Posted 13 days ago by lloydsmith30 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 Pin lick 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

Afinitor - How long do the mouth sores last?

Posted 22 Apr 2015 by Connie4077 1 answer

My mouth is very painful in spite of the prescribed mouthwash.

Stomach pain on combo of afinitor/exemestane?

Posted 4 Jan 2015 by R Louise 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 ...

Anyone know of a food taste not affected by afinitor?

Posted 15 Feb 2015 by Ironman5959 1 answer

Almost every food I eat tastes bad, looking for something that I don't have to force myself to eat.

Afinitor - How old was the review person and what were your initial side effects?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by mamachow 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 ...

My sistor is on oral afinitor and insists its okay to sleep with my 10 month old, and lets my 10?

Posted 17 Sep 2014 by rockyroad101 1 answer

... month puts her hands in my sisters mouth. Is this safe?

My mother has severe diarrhea & malabsorption since taking Afinitor. How can this be best treated?

Posted 14 Feb 2014 by doctor75 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) ...

Am looking for someone who is taking Afinitor?

Posted 18 Oct 2013 by harley1999 2 answers

I am supposed to start taking this and am very nervous regarding side effects.

If you take Afinitor and your legs, feet, ankles and eyelids swell, should you stop the med?

Posted 26 May 2013 by Sandra Key 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?

Afinitor foods not to eat???

Posted 5 Aug 2013 by somebeach64 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??

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