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Does anyone have melanoma, stage 4 with chronic pain?

Posted 26 Mar 2017 by tarabookkeeper 0 answers

I am currently doing infusions of Keytruda, every 3 weeks for a year now. I had to stop for a month because I kept getting dehydrated and ending up in the hospital. I take gabapentin 1200 mg twice a day, oxycodone ER 80 mg twice a day, oxycodone 30 mg every 4 hours as needed, Celexa 60 mg, ...

Has anyone used 35 percent food grade hydrogen peroxide to control cancer?

Posted 12 Apr 2010 by leane 4 answers

My father has melanoma that can't be found but that metasisised into 2 brain tumors. The medical community is only recommending chemotherapy but with a poor prognosis. We are looking desperately to go another way. Has anyone had good or bad results trying the 35% food grade peroxide in water?

Head and Neck Cancer - Son-in-law has had 2 treatments - will have 3rd this week. The small lump?

Posted 28 Nov 2016 by Worriedmom12 0 answers

... under his scalp has developed into a large, nasty, inflamed lump since starting the treatments. Is this normal? Had first melanoma surgically removed. This one (the second melanoma) developed right next to the incision from the removal of the first melanoma. Decided to have Keytruda treatments ...

Could you please put images up of normal and abnormal melanoma moles?

Posted 15 Nov 2016 by michele07307 0 answers

I would like to see the difference of an abnormal and normal marks on the body through pictures.

Is Avistan used to reduce necrosis in the brain from a melanoma leison?

Posted 16 May 2016 by mac1956 0 answers

My son, age 51, has melanoma. He had leisons in his brain (3), lung (1), left leg (1) and on his adrenal gland (1). He had no external sores. He 1st noticed a problem with spasms in his left arm/hand in March 2015. He was admitted to Georgetown Hospital Lombardi Cancer Center, under Dr. McGibney. ...

I just had my second session of yervoy I can't believe how much diarrhea the first was fever rash &?

Posted 30 Mar 2016 by Jim 14 0 answers

... diarrhea now diarrhea & fever it's horrible is this common

Has anyone has the following side effects from taking yervoy?

Posted 14 Feb 2016 by jodirr1 1 answer

My husband just finished his 3rd dose of yervoy. He had very little reaction to the first two doses. After the third dose he is unable to function. He has severe stomach discomfort, diarrhea, vomiting and can't sleep. He also isn't eating much. Tthese symptoms have been going on for ...

Has anyone else developed cancer after being on restasis?

Posted 8 Jan 2015 by rooo 2 answers

I was very healthy, was put on restasis for dry eye. several months later 2 malignant melanomas, then blood cancer. research shows it is an immune suppressant and causes cancer, so there must be others out there with this experience. Thx

University of Florida is starting a trial using Keytruda for pancreatic cancer. My husband has an?

Posted 23 Feb 2016 by pete1224 0 answers

... appointment next week to enter this trial. Any words of wisdom? Are you all melanoma patients? Can you tell me about side effects?

Dermatological Disorders - Having many skin cancers in the past including Melanoma,Squamous etc. 3?

Posted 13 Aug 2015 by Mary4114 1 answer

... months ago I tried fluorouracil 5% on neck,back of neck & both arms & hands I had such a large area to cover that I ran out of the cream in 6 days. Its now 3 months later, Fiery rash, bumps & unbearable itch. Dr. doesn't seem to help me. Says this should clear up. . .but it ...

I have several small colourless/red bumps on my skin about that appear to be amelanotic melanoma?

Posted 30 Nov 2015 by dmarc12 1 answer

Hi, I am a 38-year old caucasian male. I have had a small, colourless bump on my arm for more than a year, I never really thought much of it, until a few days ago, when I noticed that I had several colourless or red bumps on both of my arms and hands. So far I have counted six bumps, each of them ...

Can this be skin cancer?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by sophia100 2 answers

- I've had this mole since I was little. Two days ago it got really itchy, I thought something bit me so I scratched. Today I felt a scab and picked on it and noticed it was my mole. It became a scab and is now falling off. Is this bad? The color nor the size isnt any different. It feels a ...

Is my mole melanoma?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by dreamfree13 3 answers

I have had this mole for a few years now and recently I have notice that it has two different shades, it is dark black in the middle and around it, looks to be a reddish brown color or maybe even a lighter black. It looks to me like it may be getting bigger as well. It doesn't appear to be ...

Tafinlar - What are the statistics?

Posted 22 Jun 2015 by Kelly_85 1 answer

My sister has stage 4 melanoma 6 tumors on the brain she starts these tomorrow, will they work? If so what do they do and how long for?? I.know every case is different but what r the statistics

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