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What is the difference between Mvasi and Avastin?

Posted 10 Oct 2017 1 answerFAQ by

Our 11 year old son has a high grade brain tumour. Been using Avastin with massive energy level dro?

Posted 1 Oct 2017 by Steve1958 0 answers

Avastin helped initially but the longer we used it the weaker he has gotten. Our son was on avastin for 7 months. Is this a reaction that happens with Avastin. Is it reversible

What's the longest time a GBM patient has managed to stay alive on Avastin infusions?

Posted 18 Dec 2015 by Mrs A B 0 answers

What's the longest time a GBM patient has managed to stay alive on Avastin infusions? My husband is 62, had over 70% of the brain tumor removed in July, had radiation and Temodar. Now, he just started the Avastin Infusions 2xmonth, but he's very VERY weak on the legs, very lethargic and ...

Is there A reason that my ability to run has decreased since avastin?

Posted 25 May 2016 by Chesapek 0 answers

I have found that I can no longer run a fair distance at my normal pace. I am much slower and out of breath much easier. Avastin is the only drug that I am on currently besides oral bp drugs

How to treat headache caused by bevacizumab? Occurs immediately after infusion & lasts 3-4 days?

Posted 31 May 2014 by shebakesalot 1 answer

Headaches are much more severe than when on full Chemotherapy regimen. Avastin treatment received via infusion every two weeks for maintenance therapy (sole medication in current therapy.) Have had four treatments and each time headache as side effect is more severe - cumulative? Are triptans or ...

How do you deal with headaches from avastin if you cannot take advil?

Posted 12 Jan 2014 by annparks2014 1 answer

and Tylenol does not work at all

Does Avastin (for colo-rectal cancer) have a short term or long term affect on blood pressure?

Posted 31 May 2013 by 10sne1 3 answers

My husband has been on avastin for 6 months(12 treatments starting in Nov. 2012) and his bp has been high throughout and even higher recently. He went without treatment for a month, then had his first 'maintenance' treatment 5-22-13(bp 140's/80's). A week later I took his bp and ...

My Father was taking Chemo for Bladder bed and bone cancer. The Dr also gave him doses of Avastin.?

Posted 17 May 2012 by debenderson 1 answer

... Since January he has gone downhill healthwise. He has hallucinations and is confused much of the time. His appetite has failed completely. Until he received the Avastin doses he was doing well and the cancer was in remission. My question is: is there anyway to counteract the side effects of ...

I have cataracts - should I take Eylea?

Posted 1 Mar 2012 by TheWizOfAz 1 answer

I have been getting Avastin treatments in my right eye for over a year, and it is still wet. My doctor has recommended Eylea, but I have read that if you have cataracts that you should not use Eylea.

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