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What happens if one stops taking IBrance and does't start again for 4 weeks?

Posted 29 Apr 2018 by Thomas W Thornhill 0 answers

My wife took IBrance for 24.2 months, as advertised, after which her cancer began growing again. It was described as her last hope and should prepare for the end. After 2 months her condition improved and she was well enough to undergo an operation February 1, 2018 to provide more support to her ...

My husband is 53 and is a male breast cancer patient since 2014. Now metastasized to bones?

Posted 19 Mar 2018 by gili1965 0 answers

After 5 months of Faslodex injections and Ibrance, no improvement at all. Our Oncologist just started him on Xeloda. So far tolerating well other than a lot of fatigue which we are very aware of. We won't know if it is working until we have his pet scan after 12 weeks of taking it. Is this the ...

I would like to know if you have anything new coming out soon or another phase to Ibrance?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by Gaylesky 1 answer

I have been on Ibrance, faslodex & Xgeva since Feb. I went from 125 mg to 100 mg but I'm run down all the time. My wbc never gets over 2.5 and my Neutraphils are 1 or less.

Capecitabine - Will I be able to work full time!?

Posted 22 Dec 2017 by Linda simmons 0 answers

Nobody on this site mentioned how it affected their work.

How do you take Kisqali?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

What can I do for muscle cramps while on aromasin or tamoxifen?

Posted 1 Oct 2010 by lallah 4 answers

I have leg cramps at night, my feet actually distort to a different shape. If I'am reading a book or magazine, my hands and digits will distort and I have to take my other hand and move it back in place. When I yawn or sometimes when I brush my teeth my jaw will feel like I have lock jaw. what ...

Did anybody else develop inflamed lungs or pneumonitis while on Ibrance?

Posted 13 May 2017 by knastase 2 answers

After being on Ibrance/Femara for the past 6 months, have now developed inflammatory pneumonitis and was taken off the drug this past month to see if inflammation clears up. This is my 4th round of breast cancer over 20 years and went metastatic 2 years ago. Had previously been on Faslodex ...

I'm about to start Arimidex for metastatic ER +ve breast cancer treatment. Can I continue using?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 by JudeAnneMarg 0 answers

... Vagifem low dose pessaries at the same time?

I am female, 56 years old and have been taking capecitabine for five months. I have stage IV breast?

Posted 27 May 2017 by Seekoei 0 answers

... cancer which has spread to my lungs. My onc informed me that I will have to be taking this drug for the rest of my life. I have gained 22 pounds after taking this drug for five months while following a normal diet combined with light exercise. I will not be going into remission so I cannot ...

How quickly is Xeloda known to work?

Posted 28 Jun 2016 by happierman1 1 answer

Our oncologist states "4-5 weeks". Background: In March 2016, my wife was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer, metastasized to her liver; and told she would be dead by the end of 2016 IF she sought no treatment. Two weeks later she had her next antigen 27.29 and CEA blood tests/ On ...

What is the average copay for Ibrance?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by Lpatillo2001 4 answers

I have stage 4 metastatic breast cancer in my T8 and two spots on my right sacrum. My doctor has just prescribed me Ibrance and after much research I'm terrified of the pricing I've read. Can someone ease my fears of going bankrupt due to this medicine?

Potassium Citrate - I'm concerned about this with tykerb. Has there been any real studies about this

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by Rising star 0 answers

Tykerb is a drug that is prescribed for pts with metastatic breast cancer. In addition I'm also in herceptin

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