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Octreotide - How to locate the medicine Octretide and help with the cost?

Has anyone taken Octreotide for MINETRIER'S Disease? If so, please respond. My son has been diagnosed with this rare blood disease and needs info on availability of drug, cost, etc. Octretide is ...

Posted 23 May 2016 0 answers

How often do you use octreotide with sbs?

had procedure once and felt 100% better with my diarrea, thought I was imaging it sister is nurse and said no tell your doc

Posted 5 May 2014 2 answers

Any recommendations for easing the pain when injecting octreotide?

I am part of a team of nurses who are helping our friend undergoing cancer treatments who gets octreotide 3 times a day for 5 days, at intervals, The hardest part is how painful it is.

Posted 12 May 2011 4 answers

Octreotide effect on cells?

I have been told that octreotide has ocassionally killed pituitary tumors. What affect would it have on tumor cells and other cells, including the pituitary gand? The main question concerns the ...

Posted 4 Jan 2011 2 answers

Octreotide - Is this medication generally perscribed for pancreatic cancer patients experiencing?

... problems with bowel movements? No bowel movement in 9 days, but has good bowel sounds. Experiences nausea and vomiting and difficulty eating.

Posted 2 Dec 2009 1 answer

Octreotide acetate available countries?

Please provide me a list of Octreotide Acetate available countries.

Posted 23 Sep 2009 1 answer

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