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Posted 27 Mar 2018 by • 1 answer
I'm starting to notice a lack of taste but that's all so far. Does it take Longer to lose hair or start getting cramps?
Posted 26 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
When can I expect to start getting the side effects? After many Mohs procedures and plastic surgeries last year I had genetic testing done that confirmed I do have Gorlins Syndrome which baffled my doctors since Gorlins usually starts in your teens and my started in my 40's. Will I still have ...
Posted 18 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 20 Dec 2017 by • 2 answers
While on Erivedge, I had most of the side effects that everyone else experienced but with one additional one. It affected my ability to taste things and as a result my ability to enjoy food. If anyone else had this experience, how long does this side effect last after taking Erivedge?
Posted 9 Nov 2017 by • 2 answers
Posted 28 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
I was on this drug for a year 300mg a day (April 2015-April 2016)and I am now a year and some change out of from taking drug and I have very scarce hair and you can see my bald scalp. I am upset and was told it will take 2 years for the drug to come out my system. So everyone please let me know ...
Posted 8 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
I began taking Erivedge 6 days ago for infiltrative, locally advanced BCC on my scalp. So far, I have felt a little tired and have had diarrhea. However, in doing research on the drug, I am aware that other side effects are associated with it... such as muscle cramps, joint pain, hair loss, changes ...
Posted 8 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
Anyone else that would like to see this off the market?? I have had over 100 bc's removed in my life and I still would NEVER use this drug again for multiple bc's (I do think it serves a purpose for other diagnoses- but not multiple bc's) This is CHEMO therapy being used for a ...
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 • 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 ...
Posted 15 May 2012 by • 21 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?
Posted 23 Feb 2015 by • 2 answers
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 ...
Posted 19 Feb 2014 by • 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 ...
Posted 15 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
I think my Oncologist was inferriñg this
Posted 22 May 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 23 Dec 2013 by • 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, ...
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