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What is the difference between Rituxan and Rituxan Hycela?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 1 answerFAQ by

I have CLL. 2 months ago I started taking Imbruvica. Now my WBC has doubled?

Posted 20 Apr 2017 by BK 73 1 answer

Now my oncologist has prescribed prednisone 50 mg one daily ? I am a 12 year CLL survivor. Why do you think my wbc has more than doubled? And is taking prednisone a good idea since my immune system is already weakened?

Bendamustine - I have CLL and will be going on benamustine and Retuxin and was wondering what?

Posted 2 Mar 2017 by fjbreck 1 answer

... the average remission is.Thank you for your help Fred Breckenridge

How long can the side effects of Octagam last?

Posted 19 Jan 2017 by Cama 0 answers

I have CLL and was on Mycelex antifungal for Candida when I had the Octagam infusion a week ago. I have not taken the Mycelex in 3 days but have suffered severe Herxheimer reactions during treatment. Today I have the shakes and am very lightheaded and weak.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) - I finished Rituxamab and Bendamustine for CLL in February of?

Posted 4 Jul 2016 by juliebooth 1 answer

... 2016. I have been in remission, but have really started the night sweats again. Also, feeling some chills, heavy chest, change in my voice like laryngitis. Any comments or thoughts are appreciated. I see my doctor at UCSF in September

How does Venclexta work?

Posted 5 May 2016 1 answerFAQ by

How long does it take for WBC numbers to drop. I have been on Ibrutinib for 2 months and my WBC cou?

Posted 22 Jan 2016 by sfish 1 answer

Count went from 40,000 to 238,000. But I feel good since I started the pill and walk 2 miles a day.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) - How about more of us communicating with each other?

Posted 12 Mar 2016 by HappyElderGeek 0 answers

Share Your CLL experience? I've been in treatment for four 28-day cycles, and everything seems to going according to the physicians' plan. I've never had any of the major symptoms, just WBC and SEGS/LYMPH number out of "normal." How's your life since joining this ...

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) - My wife has had CLL for about 5 years living at high elevation?

Posted 11 Jan 2016 by Mbmaring 1 answer

Without thinking of problems with High elevations we bought a mountain home west of denver to spend the winters at 8500 feet. She seems to have very low blood oxygen or SpO2 her level without Oxygen is 75 to 82% this year. She does not seem to be feeling well after moving here this year and I ...

Obinutuzumab IV Temperature?

Posted 12 Mar 2016 by HappyElderGeek 0 answers

While recommendations are for chilled IV fluids being returned to "room temperature," is there any reason they cannot be delivered at "body temperature," as is recommended in a Trial Study at Vanderbilt University Hospital, for patient comfort? (See ...

Has anyone else experienced gout like symptoms while on ibrutinib? ( uric acid level is good)?

Posted 24 Aug 2015 by Rebasue 0 answers

My husband had been on ibrutinib for about 3 months and after the first month, when he had high uric acid and had to be treated for that, his uric acid has been good. But he now gets these flare ups of gout like pain and swelling in various joints. It last 3-4 days and then moves to another joint. ...

Patient with CLL and pleural effusion. Does imbruvica,420mg per day, affect amount of fluid drained?

Posted 1 Aug 2014 by Aquarelle 3 answers

Husband was diagnosed with CLL a year ago, refused chemo at first, but got hospitalized in May with ex tensive pleural effusion. They put a pleural catheter(over 3l was drained).HGB was 5.5.WBC over 200000.He was put on chemotherapy, but did 2 treatments out of 6, as his doctor thought it ...

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