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What is the average copay for Ibrance?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by Lpatillo2001 4 answers

I have stage 4 metastatic breast cancer in my T8 and two spots on my right sacrum. My doctor has just prescribed me Ibrance and after much research I'm terrified of the pricing I've read. Can someone ease my fears of going bankrupt due to this medicine?

Has anyone developed blood clots while on Ibrance?

Posted 8 Jun 2016 by jean1962 1 answer

I just finished my first 3 weeks on Ibrance and had scans done yesterday. I have already developed a blood clot in my right lung and know this has to be the reason. Ive never had blood clots before, Thank god im in my week off, I will talk to my doctor next week before continuing on this medication.

Did anybody else develop inflamed lungs or pneumonitis while on Ibrance?

Posted 13 May 2017 by knastase 2 answers

After being on Ibrance/Femara for the past 6 months, have now developed inflammatory pneumonitis and was taken off the drug this past month to see if inflammation clears up. This is my 4th round of breast cancer over 20 years and went metastatic 2 years ago. Had previously been on Faslodex ...

I would like to know if you have anything new coming out soon or another phase to Ibrance?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by Gaylesky 1 answer

I have been on Ibrance, faslodex & Xgeva since Feb. I went from 125 mg to 100 mg but I'm run down all the time. My wbc never gets over 2.5 and my Neutraphils are 1 or less.

Does a patient always have to start each cycle of Ibrance at 125mg?

Posted 6 Feb 2018 by Mama girl 1 answer

Does a patient always have to start each cycle of Ibrance at 125mg or is it only required the very first time the patient is taking Ibrance?

Pfizer says do not crush, chew, open the Ibrance capsule but the 125 mg capsule is too large for my?

Posted 1 Nov 2015 by Brady M 0 answers

... wife to swallow. Her Dr and the training nurse both say it's ok to open the capsule and mix it with yogurt or pudding and I can't find anything about any reason not to open the capsule - just Pfizer info saying not to do it - no explanation anywhere

Can I take Ibrance 12 hours later than usual?

Posted 8 Oct 2016 by tapsen 0 answers

I take ibrance after breakfast. I forgot to take it. It is now dinner time, is it ok to take ibrance?

Is there documentation about men taking Ibrance for cancer other than breast cancer?

Posted 29 Jun 2017 by Donald4165 0 answers

I am a 83 year old male with a Liposarcoma tumor near my pancreas. Yesterday my medical oncologist suggested I start taking Ibrance. All the documentation I can find is about women's breast cancer. Can you suggest any documentation directed to men with a sarcoma taking Ibrance?

What happens if one stops taking IBrance and does't start again for 4 weeks?

Posted 29 Apr 2018 by Thomas W Thornhill 0 answers

My wife took IBrance for 24.2 months, as advertised, after which her cancer began growing again. It was described as her last hope and should prepare for the end. After 2 months her condition improved and she was well enough to undergo an operation February 1, 2018 to provide more support to her ...

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