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

Posted 4 days ago 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

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?

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.

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

Letrozole - I been having pain in my right breast is like lumps I been taking Clomid?

Posted 26 Sep 2015 by Lmelgar 0 answers

I been taking Clomid for 2 months I change to femara this month & the lumps & pain are gone!! What could this be?

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

Femara - Since starting Letrozole 3 years ago my blood sugar levels have been elevated. Are they?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 by paddleball 1 answer

... related? I am now consider pre diabetic, could the cancer meds be the cause? I am 5'7", 140 lbs and watch my carbs and sugar intake, lost 15 pounds and nothing really changed. No diabetes history!

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