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Femara - Is letrozole a chemo pill?

Posted 31 Dec 2017 by Alice 1954 2 answers

Is letrozole a chemo pill?

After taking Femara for 5years the doctor stoped it. One week after stoping Femara I broke out...

Posted 5 Sep 2017 by Pep43si 0 answers

... with psoriasis all over my body. Has anyone else had this happen to them?

I had a double mastectomy and 6 months of chemo and and 5 years of Femara. It was not in my lymph?

Posted 17 Aug 2017 by Paisley2017 0 answers

... nodes. I am 73 years old and the doctor advised me to take 5 more years of tomoxifen but the side effects were bad after 2 months. We discussed it and i decided not to take anything else after the five years on femara. What are the percentages of recurrence of cancer in my case

Has anyone experienced any side effects once they quit taking Femara?

Posted 9 Jan 2010 by OBXCarolinaGirl 1 answer

I am now considered cancer free, and my Oncologist took me off of Femara. This was on Tuesday (1/5/10). Today (1/9/10) I am feeling very lightheaded and dizzy. Before contacting my doctor, thought I would ask any other who have stopped taking this medication. I took it for 3 years after Tamoxifen.

Letrozole - Body pain and Femara?

Posted 17 Dec 2016 by Elymae 0 answers

Acute body pains , feet, ankles, calves, upper legs, hips, both arms and both hands. 8 months of Femara. Other symptoms I deal with but can barely move at times. Everything hurts. No over counter. Pain relief works... help !!! Been taken off it for a month. Still hurting... tired as...

What would happen if I was to stop taking femara before my 5 year period is up?

Posted 5 May 2016 by tina fannie chalk 0 answers

on May 8, 2013 i was diagnosed with invasive ductile carcinoma 2nd stage. i underwent 24 weeks of chemotherapy then had surgery. after surgery my oncologist prescribed tamoxifen but later changed to femara because of some medicine that my primary physician prescribed. the 2 medicines didn't ...

I have just starting taking Femara and am having trouble with it?

Posted 30 Apr 2016 by virginia61 1 answer

Has anyone had problems with this drug? How do I know when the side effects are needing to be addressed right away? What tests should the doctor perform so that I know I am remaining healthy?

After 5 years of taking Tamoxifen, my doctor had prescribed Femara for me. I've been taking 2.5 mg?

Posted 8 Feb 2016 by Michelle0305 0 answers

... Femara everyday for the past 8 years. I've thankfully had no recurrence and my doctor says that I should still continue on the drug. I just spoke to my insurance company and and they now want to charge me $815.00 a month for the brand name or $15.00 a month for the generic. I've ...

Femara - Is there something to do or take when the throat swells?

Posted 25 Dec 2015 by Jacki pat 1 answer

Have a friend taking this medicine and her throat swells after taking it

Is Femara letrozle hair loss permanent?

Posted 10 May 2014 by Myquestionisthis 1 answer

I'm in late 20s. Been on femara for a few years. When I stop I should stop menopause. What will happen with hair? Hair seems to be becoming very fine and thinning

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