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Gbm removed twice- now what?

Posted 2 Nov 2016 by Shayla99 0 answers

Hello there, my dad was first diagnosed on Oct 5 2015 with a brain tumor... to which later we were told it was a grade 4 gbm. He had emergency surgery on Oct 12 2015... he did great after the surgery! We took him home a few a days later... it took time to heal... but he did great!! Long story short ...

My husband had 3 rounds of cisplatin & 35 radiation treatments on the head. He is 66 years old. He?

Posted 12 Aug 2016 by Kuba230 0 answers

... finished chemo 6 weeks ago & radiation 3 weeks ago. On the last 2 weeks he is getting big dark red patches on his arms that get a scab in the middle & then bleed. He is covered in band aids. Anyone else experience this ? He had pneumonia 2 weeks ago and is so weak he can barely walk

Do I have a brain tumor please help? really imporant?

Posted 24 Jul 2015 by juliasamantha457 4 answers

Hi Im a 17 year old female, I am overweight. and im very scared that I might have a brain tumor, the left side of my head sometimes hurts, like it's not a headache type of pain but it's more like a dull pressure type of headache, now it's usually not worse in the morning, but usually ...

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 ...

Accutane - Should I finally trust my doctor and try this?

Posted 13 Apr 2016 by jacklynns91 2 answers

I had brain tumors when I was a teenager, so the side affect for "increased cranial pressure," scares me. My dermatologist has been recommending I go on a small dose of this for years and years now. It's the last thing, and only thing we haven't tried. At 24 my cystic acne is ...

Has anyone used 35 percent food grade hydrogen peroxide to control cancer?

Posted 12 Apr 2010 by leane 4 answers

My father has melanoma that can't be found but that metasisised into 2 brain tumors. The medical community is only recommending chemotherapy but with a poor prognosis. We are looking desperately to go another way. Has anyone had good or bad results trying the 35% food grade peroxide in water?

Mirtazapine use with brain cancer recommended?

Posted 2 Jan 2016 by RG Friend 1 answer

Friend has glioblastoma and was prescribed Mirtazapine for depression. Had surgery to remove tumor, undergoing radiation at tumor site on right side of brain. Is Mirtazapine best prescription for this case?

Need advice on my Hydrocortisone medication?

Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Ed Sauer 0 answers

I had three operations to remove my brain tumor, yet the tumor returned. I lost my vision due to the tumor. It was restored with 28 days of cyber knife radiation, on an egg yoke size tumor. Then my surgeon had to remove the dead tumor that rested on the optic nerve. Tumor is gone, thank GOD! My ...

I finished the 6 pack of methylprednisolone for 2 day migraine. I have a history of bad headaches?

Posted 7 May 2015 by Vgf 1 answer

Since I took the medicine I haven't but 1 headache in 2 weeks!!! And I have had headaches/migraines almost daily & weekly for 5 yrs after brain cancer surgery. I want to know if anyone knows when this pain will return? This medicine cannot be a miracle pill. When it was prescribed, I was ...

Hi, I'm having a feeling of drowsiness and nausea but no headache. Is this symptoms of brain tumour?

Posted 7 Dec 2014 by 123kenken123 3 answers

Additionally, I feel very tired all day and I feel I have a bit of fever but I'm not having a cold. These symptoms happened two days ago.

Does Quetiapine contain BZD or is in the class of BZD sleeping pills ? The sleeping pills that?

Posted 1 May 2015 by Miffy759 1 answer

... contain BZD may cause brain tumor, is this real?

Has anyone taking sutent have side effects of confusion/delusions?

Posted 12 Feb 2015 by christine3000 1 answer

My mom has dementia from a brain tumor that was removed about 7 yrs ago. She has recently been put on sutent and is having horrible delusions and loss in comprehension. Does anyone know anything about sutent hurting mental functioning?

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 ...

Pain and high platelet?

Posted 2 Jan 2015 by Aconnor68 1 answer

So my symtoms started in May. My eyes started feeling really blury and I felt really "weird". I kinda blew it of and tried to convince myself that it was allergies, because I was outside all day and my ears were also congested. This eye thing went on for a really long time. I don't ...

What is Non-24-Hour Sleep Wake Disorder ?

Posted 2 Aug 2014 by LaylaD 1 answer

I had my pineal gland removed in 2008 due to a brain tumor. I have a non existance sleep wake routine. I sleep all the time (18+ hours a day. Sometimes I miss whole days. I have become extremely depressed over the situation and my friends and family think in just being lazy. The biggest probably is ...

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