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Breo Ellipta - Can dichlorobenzene in Breo cause lung cancer?

Posted 19 Apr 2018 by garylipper 1 answer

My doc recommends that I try Breo but I have concerns the that the dichlorobenzene used in the LABA Vilanterol is carcinogenic. Dichlorobenzene is not allowed in food or drinking water how since it is a probable human carcinogen how is it allowed to be used in Vilanterol which is in Breo??

My husband has stage 4 lung cancer and has been taking tarceva for 4 months. He has a rash on his?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by Wendle 0 answers

... torso and using moisuriser to keep it from drying out. Interested to know if anyone has tried pure aloe vera on the rash?

What causes bleeding from mouth at death?

Posted 13 Jan 2018 by Alivia Nicole 0 answers

My grandfather recently passed. As he was dying blood began pouring out of his mouth, his body did not move at all while this was happening. The blood fully filled the oxygen mask he had on which covered his mouth and nose. He was laying in a hospital bed at an incline. Once the nurses took the ...

Fludeoxyglucose F18 - Can frequent Pet scans with FDG. 18 cause edema and pain in the lower legs?

Posted 18 Sep 2017 by Maidmarion57 0 answers

Have had approximately 9 PET scans over the past 2 yrs. while being treated for lung cancer .my legs got progressively discolored, edematous,and painful when I walk as the treatment progressed. Now 9 mo after treatment finished I can only walk about40-50 feet before my legs get so painful that I ...

Tarceva from 150mg daily decrease to 100mg?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Joycecy 0 answers

I have stage 3B lung cancer and start to have 150mg tarceva from Nov 2015 until now. Not big side effect only on my face. Recently my doctor suggest me to take 100mg tarceva. Any one have this experience? I just affraid if i reduced, it still can control the cancer cell like i take 150mg.

I have been exposed to pneumonia and I am 3 yrs cancer free from lung cancer right lung recection2?

Posted 14 Mar 2017 by KarenSciortino 0 answers

Should I be checked I do have a cough headache weakness and tired

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - I have invasive squamous cell carcinoma caner and do not want to do any

Posted 28 Jul 2016 by sassyjohnson 1 answer

... treatment So If left along how long can I live?

NSC lung cancer. On Xalkori for 5 1/2 weeks now. Breathing worse in last week and lung pains in?

Posted 10 Oct 2016 by dedehans 0 answers

... both lungs. Normal? Lower left lung lobe removed in late July. I am 74 female. Take 200mg Xalkori 2x day. Constipated... no other side effects.

Opdivo - what about severe rashes-mom is calling it a vaginal yeast infection?

Posted 16 Apr 2016 by velmajimison 1 answer

Mom won't call oncologist. She has been treated for several months now with no issues with intravenous Opdivo for her lung cancer. She developed a rash and went to urgent care only and is throwing up the antibiotics. I want to cry and tell her to go to her oncologist. I think she's ...

Small Cell Lung Cancer - My son's father was diagnosed with Copd. Two months later he was diagnosed?

Posted 14 Feb 2016 by Sandy V 1 answer

... with stage four small cell cancer. It has traveled to both lungs, lymph noids stomach and brain. I just can't understand why it's moved so fast. They only give him three months without chemo. Nine maybe with it. He started losing his hair today in big hunks. Broke my heart.

Small Cell Lung Cancer - I hope its OK if I ask this here?

Posted 7 Apr 2016 by lmkugler 1 answer

I recently experienced partial loss of vision in one eye (it came back) but I was put in the hospital and they ran all sorts of tests. One was called a paraneoplastic test and the calcium channel N type antibody came back positive. Now my doctor wants to look for small cell lung cancer and I'm ...

Sodium Chloride - Can someone with lung cancer benefit from using a salt therapy room?

Posted 20 Oct 2015 by Peacekeeping 1 answer

I have a good friend who has lung cancer and has chose not to do chemo or radiation! He does take pain medicine to try to control his pain! We have a salt therapy room coming to town that uses pharmaceutical sodium chloride salt that is disbursed into the room. They say it can help with breathing ...

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