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My husband, 62yo, has been sick his whole life but now has started Jakafi for severe myelofibrosis.?

Posted 22 Dec 2015 by singer71251 0 answers

... Is there any help out there for these end stage patients so I could stay home with him at this time? Never asked for help before, so this is humiliating, but he needs me. He is bedridden and very private person due to issues with Bipolar disorder. He lays at home all day while I work and it ...

Jakafi - Is it worth taking jakavi medication to reduce my spleen size when considering its side?

Posted 21 Sep 2013 by Najeya 2 answers

... effects What are the odds? I am having a large spleen ( 35 cm long) due polycythemia vera since 1990, i took hydra 500 for about 18 years, i stopped it due to reduced number of the plattlet.

Jakafi - getting tender spots inside my mouth on the cheek, should I be worried?

Posted 27 Nov 2013 by cajunlad31 1 answer

I have been on 10mg. a day for two months and was moved up to 15mg ,after a week I started getting tender spots inside my mouth on the cheek,is this something I should worry about.?

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