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Posted 18 Jul 2018 by • 0 answers
I was diagnosed in full remission on December 26, 2017. Seven months later, I am still receiving infusions and was recently admitted to the hospital with liver/gall bladder problems. Several doctors there asked my why I was still receiving the drug.
Posted 9 May 2018 by • 0 answers
My grandmother is supposed to start Keytruda in 2 days and the reviews her are pretty scary. She is 85 and has a quality of life still, just occasional bad days when the cancerous tumors suddenly grows and causes bleeding and discomfort. This only happens maybe every 2 or 3 months. I am supposed to ...
Posted 20 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
Posted 14 Dec 2017 by • 2 answers
How could I be sure that keytruda is working properly NSCLC (in head, neck, lungs, adrenal area, abdomen) (i do know the adverse reactions of Keytruda) positive or good body reaction
Posted 18 Oct 2017 by • 3 answers
... cancer. Her PDL-1's are at 80% without any abnormal EFGR or ALK genes. I have read that this exact type of cancer is what Keytruda excels at addressing. Has anyone else had this diagnosis? I realize everyone reacts differently, but I am curious as to how soon after treatment you may have ...
Posted 5 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
... Does anyone know if you are allowed around children, infants while using. I’m a mother of 3, they are 9, 7 and 1
I wish they would do more testing with Keytruda. It's effects, and how long should people be on it.?
Posted 16 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
... Etc. They haven't done enough studies, and don't know long term side effects.
Posted 28 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
I have an infusion every 3 weeks and in between infusions I had a flu shot. About 3 days later a nasty lower back pain. Not sure if related to the flu shot.
Posted 18 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
Hello, my mom (76 years old) had first Keytruda infusion last week. I read that L-Arginine in combination with Keytruda should improve the body response. Do you know in which dose the amino acid can be taken? For how long? Thank you
Posted 8 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
How long have you been on Keytruda and did you have any success?
Posted 19 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
... ... been told that it would cost her $8000 a treatment!! Seriously??? Have any of you experienced this and if so, how are you coping financially?been told that it would cost her $8000 a treatment!! Seriously???
Posted 25 Apr 2017 by • 4 answers
... like symptoms)? Gabapentin not helping at all
Posted 6 Nov 2014 • 3 answers
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Posted 1 May 2017 by • 1 answer
I have gone though more than a year of chemo therapy with little success and the oncologist is now trying immunotherapy. I understand there is a 2nd phase trial with Keytruda specifically addressing Mesothelioma going on in Chicago.
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