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

Posted 18 days ago 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

I have very loud cricket sounds in both ears after treatment with cisplatin. Will this ever stop or?

Posted 19 Sep 2015 by edheimann 0 answers

... Is there a treatment or relief for this??? these sounds have lasted for 2 weeks or more since I last had chemo with cisplatin.I am now in 2 days being put on something different that I should be able to tolerate better.I'm told by my doctors that it will go away in a few weeks possibly

Is dermoplast safe to use for hemorrhoids post brachytherapy to the pelvic region?

Posted 5 Nov 2013 by kitty7931 1 answer

I have completed brachytherapy, chemo therapy (cisplatin) and external radiation therapy - two weeks since the last external radiation treatment, 3 weeks since the last internal (brachy) radiation treatment and 3 weeks since the last chemotherapy treatment. The side effects of the radiation ...

Cisplatin left me with nerve damage. Is there any hx of the nerve damage getting better?

Posted 4 Jan 2014 by pagacr 1 answer

I have been taking vitamins designed to help nerve regeneration. Does anything work ? Is the manufacturer of cisplatin aware of the issue with nerve damage and what is their recommendation?

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - I had my lower lobe removed from right lung in early october. miricle?

Posted 3 Nov 2011 by nanrex 4 answers

that cancer was discovered. ex smoker. no am on chemo due to two involved nodes. a combo of cisplatin and gemcitabine. having terrible stomach aches along with nausea. my dr is wonderful and has put me on sucralfate as well as nexium. any diet advice?? i am trying to get some calories. have only ...

Cisplatin - does this have any cardiac side effects, if so how can we manage these?

Posted 11 Mar 2012 by mmsalem 1 answer

..Hi, my mother recieved cisplatin&etoposide one year ago because of an ovarian cancer(granulsa cell CA). from 3month ago we have noticed her pulse rate are so irregular.her rythm was distureb by numerous PVCs.Is that due to her chemotherapy?Is there any way to cure?

Any diet tips to help tolerate the constant stomach aches that accompany the chemo?

Posted 3 Nov 2011 by nanrex 2 answers

had lower lobe removed from right lung in early oct. now am on cisplatin and gemcitbine for chemo for 12 weeks. am taking great anit nausea drugs and nexium and now sucralfate to help the stomach. any suggestions for a diet would help. i am hungery and loosing weight, and would like to eat real ...

Head and Neck Cancer - I have stage 2 Larynx Cancer..Its also reached a lymph node in my neck..My?

Posted 30 Jan 2011 by RJBecker 1 answer

... regimine starts Feb 2sd 2011 of.. Radation 5 days a week for 7 weeks plus 2 additional = 37 Radation treatments.Also Cisplatin (Platinol) 3 days of Chemo every 3 weeks x 3 rounds..Anyone have any info on this regimine or similar stories? Any and all information would be greatly appreaciated.God ...

Cisplatin - Can cicplatin cause attention issues in children later after treatment?

Posted 12 Jan 2011 by carol halvey 1 answer

My daughter is 51/2 years after last chemo treatment. She is 6 and is now showing signs of attention issues, time management ,not sleeping as much, over active could this be from the chemo she received when she had hepatoblastoma.

What is the minium and maximum dosage of cisplatin?

Posted 30 Jan 2010 by vnky 1 answer

Stomach Cancer - My husband has been diagnosed with Signet ring carcinoma of stomach with?

Posted 3 Oct 2009 by anitargupta 2 answers

... mediastinum and right supraclavicular lymph node metastasis. He has completed 3 cycles of Paclitaxel,Cisplatin and 5FU.He has been further advised Inj.Irinocam 140mg,Inj.Oxaliplatin 100mg, (1 day) and Cap Xeloda 2000mg daily for 15 days. Please kindly guide is it advisable to take these ...

Trying to find % active ing.of drugs - cisplatin, carboplatin etc. Where could I find this info?

Posted 9 Nov 2009 by chemoresearch 1 answer

I am a scientist treating cancer cells with chemo. drugs - I have found data on patient doses as well as in vitro treatment doses but patients receive IV/oral treatments; cells receive the pure drug, no supplements - how much is each receiving? I wanted to do a comparison. Thanks!!!

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