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I started erivedge after having 54 BCC's cut off over the last 16 years. I was on it from June until

Posted 7 Jul 2016 by reed236 0 answers

... Sept last year, but stopped it because of all the side effects. From Sept 2015 until Mar 2016 I had grown 17 new skin cancers. Needless to say I had to go back on the Erivedge to take care of those spots and to keep more from growing. So I have a few questions. Has anybody else had this many ...

Has anyone taken Erivedge less frequently as in a couple times a week with good results?

Posted 23 Feb 2015 by msmeggers 1 answer

I was on for 8 months. ALL side effects and total loss to quality of life! After 2 months off I was in for MOHS surgery on my head and now I'm covered in more basal cells then ever before! The thought of going back on it makes me cringe but I wonder if taking it less frequently would lighten ...

What is your experience using Erivedge?

Posted 15 May 2012 by john691 13 answers

My derm has recommended Erivedge for persistent recurring basal cell carcinoma. What is your experience with the side effects and the effectiveness of the drug to cure bcc?

Erivedge - How do you know if Everidge is working?

Posted 19 Feb 2014 by Fowler1950 1 answer

I have been on Everidge for three weeks, I have had FIVE MOHs surgeries in the same place the corner of my left eye. Reconstructive surgeries but the cancer is back in the same place. I researched and found Everidge went to oncologist so want this to work to stop the spread on the cancer. No more ...

Is Erivedge less effeçtive when dealing with Gorlings Syndrome?

Posted 15 Jul 2014 by Ferneyberger 1 answer

I think my Oncologist was inferriñg this

Any tips to avoid or lessen side effects of Erivedge?

Posted 23 Dec 2013 by theGoat 2 answers

I've been on Erivedge for 13 months and my metastatic BCC is stable (has gotten in my lungs so for me stable is about as good as it gets ... so far) but have all the usual side effects. Hair and taste loss are annoying but better than the alternative. Muscle spasms can get really bad for me, ...

Looking for other metastatic Basal Cell Carcinoma patients?

Posted 23 Dec 2013 by theGoat 1 answer

Have mBCC in my axilla lymph nodes and lungs. Looking to compare notes with others. Currently on Erivedge with stable results.

Hi! I was on Erivedge for only 2 months and my hair loss is rediculous! Anyone else with this?

Posted 7 Jul 2013 by thanksforhelp 5 answers

My doc said I would most likely not experience much hair loss because I am only on it for a couple months. Boy was she wrong! It wont stop & I have been off the drug for over 3 weeks now. Now what? How much longer?? Thanks for any suggestions!:)

What is the degree of hair loss experienced while taking Erivedge?

Posted 19 Nov 2012 by ramblinwreck 4 answers

I have Gorlin's Syndrome and have been taking Erivedge since 8/1/2012. I have experienced significant thinning of my hair starting in early October, after two full months on the drug. Will this hair loss moderate as I continue on the med or result in some degree of baldness?

I took erivedge for 3 months to treat my BCC. I've been finished since mid May, 2013. My skin looks?

Posted 5 Jun 2013 by Brandon36 1 answer

... great! However, my taste buds are gone, muscle spasms, joint pain, fatigue. Since I shaved my head anyway, the hair loss didn't matter. However, my moustache is falling out. This has occured since I quit taking the medication - for 4 weeks now. My joints are feeling better and the cramping ...

Has anybody used Erivedge for cancer?

Posted 7 Nov 2012 by meyati 7 answers

I seem to have all the signs of an aggressive basal cell carcinoma. A biopsy was taken that showed BCC. Of course the lab requires another cut for tissue clear of cancer cells. I lost part of my nose and lip today. My plastic surgeon told me that she feels more on about a third of my face. I had ...

Can U imagine, I got a new doctor and gained weight?

Posted 17 Jan 2013 by meyati 8 answers

I'm seeing my new head oncologist on Fri. For real!!! When I weighed in this week-I gained a lb. The nurse and Dr, were asking what I eat. They didn't know that a tablespoon of sweet pickle juice or pickle relish can make a 6 oz. can of tuna taste pretty good. I told them that I chopped ...

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