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I started Yervoy - Opdivo last week. Last night I started having side effects including flu like...

Posted 16 May 2018 by Louise B 0 answers

... symptoms, constipation, fatigue. Is it normal to have such a delay in symptoms. I'm useless today. I hiked Monday and worked Tuesday.

What are the side effects that you have noticed on nivolumab?

Posted 2 May 2018 by Rowdy w 0 answers

I was diagnosed with stage 3 melanoma and had a tumor surgically removed and had 30 rounds of radiation. I just had my first infusion of nivolumab last week and am just wondering how other people have felt after taking it and how long the effects tend to last.

Nivolumab - Another alternate to medicine?

Posted 28 Dec 2017 by Curiositycat0707 0 answers

Is there any maybe vitamin, plant, juice, pills, or any thing over counter that my boyfriend could take prior to chemotherapy? I've been skimming over some reviews n I was just curious if there was other alternatives. He was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. He claims it is mucous lung ...

Would you recommend Opdivo as treatment for melanoma in sinus area. It was removed surgically?

Posted 1 Dec 2017 by dbroican 0 answers

in the left side of my sinus area, and has now appeared in my right sinus area.

My husband has melanoma.on pred for several weeks 120mg a day tapered off headache and profuse swea?

Posted 8 Nov 2017 by Spgrego 0 answers

Taking opdivo infusion every two weeks. Was on yervoy opdivo combo for 3 treatments.and was put on pred because of side effects. Profuse sweating and fatigue. Is this normal?

Can you take methotrexate when on Keytruda?

Posted 26 May 2017 by faith2u 0 answers

it's an immunosuppressant and my doctor said it's okay - some internet sites not to. Is any one taking methotrexate with Keytruda? Thank you for answering.

I am being offered yervoy for stage lv melanoma.l am worried about side effects?

Posted 14 Sep 2013 by allen clark 2 answers

It seems hard to find out the percentage of user's who have had reaction's.

Vemurafenib - my partner is on Zelboraf twice a day he was given months to weeks that was five?

Posted 18 Jul 2013 by kasa40 2 answers

when on Zelboraf is it normal to be tired a lot vomit some days and just want to sleep a lot is the zelboraf meant to shrink tumors or block the growth

My 30 year old son completed the yervoy regime. A week or so later (and for the next 4-5 weeks)he?

Posted 8 Jan 2013 by mom3779 3 answers

... is experiencing a sort of restless legs syndrome. Extreme uncomfortableness when trying to sleep, sometimes radiating to his arms, with hot flashes. Has anyone else experienced this?

Temodar - m broyher-in-law had a melanoma on his chest, the took it off, it came back after kemo and

Posted 1 May 2013 by lisabandy 1 answer

... other treatments, another surgery, looks like he had open heart surgery, took it out, spread even more, we found out he has it at the base of his brain, his spine, heart,and other places, we got the news there starting him on ipi,{dont know anything about it} need some information please, we ...

Melanoma - Metastatic - Vemurafenib side effects?

Posted 30 Jun 2012 by Coetzee1 1 answer

does anyone know which ointment my husband can use for the rash as well as?joint pains caused by vemurafenib (Zelboraf) which will not affect the treatment?

Has any one ever tried Zelboraf that has had Cancer in the lungs - any advice?

Posted 11 May 2012 by Lindsey27 3 answers

My dad was diagnosed with cancer April 2011. It is Matastice Melanomia and now he has found out he also has a tumor on his heart and the treatment he took before didn't help at all. His Dr. wants him to try Zelboraf now. They tell him it will give him a better quality of life. My dad is only ...

I am from Montreal and I just joined the group. I am starting Zelboraf medication on Thuesday?

Posted 29 Apr 2012 by marie-josee 1 answer

I wish that we would find support and answers. Some doctors say that I am stade III and some others stade IV. I had 4 metastasics melanomas and I had them removed March, 8th. It was in the pelvic and abdomen region. But it all srarted in January 2009 with an operation on my leg for a melanoma. The ...

Zelboraf - how tired does this medicine make you? my husband has ben on it for 6 weeks and all he?

Posted 30 Sep 2011 by john's wife 2 answers

... does is slepp or doze,but he was really bad before he started taking the drug. He can rouse good, but mostly sleeps all day long

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