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Smell Bad Taking Gleevec!?

Posted 24 Nov 2016 by artabove 0 answers

My husband is about to start taking Gleevec again after 6 years. He smelled horrible the whole time he was taking it, including gas passed. What is the cause of that and is there anything he can take or eat or drink to stop the horrible smell?

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) - Just a tip -- my dad has taken Gleevec for 16 years with?

Posted 9 Jul 2016 by gwise 0 answers

... minimal problems except the leg/foot cramps. He is CML. A dr told him to take 360mg of omega 3 fish oil daily and all leg/foot cramps are gone. Simple and cheap and effective!!

Gleevec - I am a 26 year old woman & I Support a gentle men at work (including personal care, i.e.?

Posted 12 Jul 2016 by stj89 0 answers

... bathing, bowel movements and urination assistance). I am not pregnant but plan to be in the future should I be worried about being exposed to this drug as this person sneezes, coughs, spits around the house. Thanks

Is it possible to take 400mg of gleevec per day in two doses of 200mg each at separate times and?

Posted 28 Mar 2016 by doloresdominick 1 answer

... have the same results? I have CML and have just switched to gleevec after having taken sprycel for 2 years

I have PH+CML take 400 mg imatinib(Gleevec) I be been having horrible feet toe cramps last for 5-10?

Posted 20 Dec 2015 by Spooky5 0 answers

minutes if driving have to pull over take shoes off.This has progressed in severity last 6 months been off work going on 3 months cramps so bad have severe hip lower back pain right side can't stand in one spot with limited movement very long hurts to even have pants hang on hip but if ...

My wife is pregnant and I'm taking gleevec can it transfers any thing to her?

Posted 4 Nov 2015 by Gassan 0 answers

I took gleevec after she got pregnant

Is there financial support anywhere for gleevec when it's used to treat HES? I've been informed by?

Posted 11 Sep 2015 by Cathy448 0 answers

... many applications that they don't assist with treatment of my illness

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) - I currently take Glevec 400 qd for CML. I have horrible leg?

Posted 24 Feb 2015 by mswerlein02 2 answers

... bone pain with other bones hurting but not as bad as the legs. Any others with the same or similar problem?

Gleevec and bone marrow transplate?

Posted 24 Apr 2015 by Jenninycole 2 answers

I have been on gleevec he took me off of it for a week to see if my body doesn't want it the next step is a bone maroon transplate has anyone else heard of this

Gleevec - have some reported abdominal pain and hair thinning? thanks?

Posted 27 Oct 2014 by duanepage 1 answer

mom gets severe acid reflux and pain in her side ... and hair is thinning - have others noticed this .. any ideas.. thanks much

How long did you have to take Gleevec for?

Posted 28 Nov 2013 by Graci12 2 answers

My husband just started Gleevec for gist the tumor was removed and we were told he would be on gleevac for 1 to 3 years. But according to what i have read he may never get off. Has anybody gotten off?

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