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Posted 11 Apr 2018 by • 0 answers
Dr is starting her on a low dose because of her age and she is also taking Vidaza treatments for MRS. Is 50 mg to low to help? Will she get side effects from such a low dose?
Myelodysplastic Syndrome - Has anyone been diagnosed with MDS after they received Radioactive iodine
Posted 19 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
... treatment for thyroid wondering if after you were treated with radioactive iodine ... were then diagnosed with MDS a year or two after treatment... or even a few years after. and what you are taking to treat the MDS..
Myelodysplastic Syndrome - I was diagnosed with MDS anemia about 6 months ago. I currently finish my
Posted 16 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
... third Vidaza of treatment and starting 4th next week. Unfortunately I'm not a candidate for bone marrow transplant. My question is will low blood pressure always be they're two to three weeks after treatment or does it start going back to normal. Not sure how I will do at work with ...
Posted 17 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have MDS and it is progressing very slowly. Would Opdivo be an appropriate treatment?
Posted 31 Dec 2015 by • 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 ...
My husband has just been diagnosed with therapy-related MDS. He is getting decitabine every 4 weeks?
Posted 14 Jun 2015 by • 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 • 1 answer
... what were the results
Posted 25 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
Just starting Dec 1st.
Posted 15 Nov 2014 by • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 3 answers
... what did you do to remedy the pain?
Posted 31 May 2011 by • 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