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Posted 22 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I am on Gleevec for Gist. Familial gist at that! Which is a more rare form of it. I am noticing thinning of my hair, I was on it and started breaking out into hives, at which point my doctor stopped for a few days and started it back at its 400mg. And again hives. So for now I am off of it but will ...
Posted 8 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 9 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I take Gleevec to control Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. One of the side effects is this cough that just won't stop. I don't sleep well and people stare at me like I have the plague. I can't just change my medication, cough suppressant and drops don't work, nor does sleeping ...
Posted 24 Nov 2016 by • 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?
Posted 24 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 9 Jul 2016 by • 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!!
Posted 12 Jul 2016 by • 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
Posted 28 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
... have the same results? I have CML and have just switched to gleevec after having taken sprycel for 2 years
Posted 9 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
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 • 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 ...
Posted 4 Nov 2015 by • 0 answers
I took gleevec after she got pregnant
Posted 11 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
... many applications that they don't assist with treatment of my illness
Posted 28 Aug 2015 by • 0 answers
Posted 24 Feb 2015 by • 2 answers
... bone pain with other bones hurting but not as bad as the legs. Any others with the same or similar problem?
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