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Posted 31 Dec 2015 by marion17 • 0 answers
... said his heart was weak, then did blood tests and bone marrow test, discovered MDS as a result of the chemo he had 24 hrs ago. His heart is now so weak and he has a 2nd pneumonia now, so that they can't start chemo. they told me that even with chemo he had only max 8 month to live Any ...
Posted 5 Jan 2016 by charles55 • 0 answers
I am male, married, 60 years old. just started this drug.
My husband has just been diagnosed with therapy-related MDS. He is getting decitabine every 4 weeks?
Posted 14 Jun 2015 by marionamiller27 • 2 answers
I would be interested in hearing about others' experiences with decitabine, particularly the side effects and what helps them. We feel pretty much alone in this and would appreciate contact with anyone in this same circumstance. Thank you!
Posted 30 Jan 2015 by Dandrill • 1 answer
... what were the results
Posted 25 Nov 2014 by Kenyon N Zryd • 1 answer
Just starting Dec 1st.
Posted 15 Nov 2014 by htrag • 1 answer
My muscels get very sore and achey, when I go to bed in the evening and are very stiff in the morning when I get up. Is this a normal ? I have MDS should I be taking procrit?
Posted 23 Feb 2014 by Zivago35 • 1 answer
Is he at any risk if he freezes-postpones his vidaza treatment for a couple of months? If his tests show that he is doing really fine and his myelodysplastic syndrome seems to be under complete control can he ''relax'' his body and mind for a couple of months maximum? I hope he ...
Posted 8 Nov 2013 by Mab003 • 1 answer
... put him in the hospital a month. Reading side effects not sure that I need to encourage this treatment
Posted 5 Apr 2013 by Shears5055 • 3 answers
First used Bactroban topically along with Vancomycin until renal failure then one antibiotic after another. Infection now spread over half her chest with blisters and blood in less than a week. Yesterday they said has squamous cell from biopsy. Confused as to how an infection got so out of control ...
Posted 13 May 2012 by sunny1201 • 1 answer
MRI shows no problems. After cycle 1 headaches started. Just completed cycle 5 headaches are almost daily getting more severe and affecting quality of life. Dr not sure what to do says my husband can stop vidaza but the alternative is not great! Do you have other people with the same probem
Posted 8 May 2012 by cbuden • 3 answers
... what did you do to remedy the pain?
Posted 20 Mar 2012 by stuckup • 1 answer
Since the first of the year had 4 bouts with (gout) now Dr thinks in may be an infection but blood test says no I want to know if it could be a side effect Been on Dacongen for a year
Posted 23 Oct 2011 by mdspatient • 1 answer
... abcessed tooth
Posted 31 May 2011 by Louise123 • 1 answer
... have week stomach and headaches, What is taking this medicine like?. Will I ever feel like traveling again once I start it? I am scared that I will have no quality of life once I start this
Posted 22 Mar 2011 by ltjgpby • 1 answer
are that it has some adverse risks for elderly patients. Is that correct?