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Opdivo - How to treat severe itching all over the body?

Posted 30 Jul 2016 by frances kline 3 answers

husband has been on Opdivo for more than a year and now has severe itching all over his body. He takes baby Benadryl during day and an Aveeno itch lotion before bedtime. It has been a month now and very discomforting.

My husband has been on Opdivo since November 2015, in the last six months he has lots of pain in his

Posted 27 Sep 2016 by Upstate New York 67 3 answers

... shoulders and upper arm muscles. Is this Opdivo and does anyone else have these symptoms?

Nivolumab - has anyone got a rash from opdivo and what if anything helps with it?

Posted 17 Jan 2017 by itchyscratchy1234 1 answer

Have had dry skin since starting opdivo but now it is a dry, very itchy rash that is slowly covering my whole body. Been using aveeno lotion with oatmeal and it is helping less and less. Any remedies would be greatly appreciated.

Nivolumab - I am to start opdivo tomorrow. After reading all the side effects and how it didn't?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by mmballard 2 answers

... help anyone, I am considering telling the doctor no tomorrow I have non small cell lung cancer. Have been fighting it for 4 years. Radiation was given first and then chemo. At one point all tumors appeared gone, but have returned and additional chemo has not worked well.

Has anyone had problems with mouth sores? I’ve been on Opdivo 21 months and never had problems...

Posted 16 Feb 2018 by grannykeke 1 answer

... until month 20. I’m on my third bout of mouth sores on tongue, under tongue, gums and inside of cheeks. I have a prescription for magic mouthwash and I’m doing warm saltwater, but wondering if anyone has any better treatment suggestions. Hurts a lot to eat or talk. Any suggestions ...

Nivolumab - When should I stick with Opdivo after 6 weeks or change to cabozantinib?

Posted 8 Sep 2018 by jimchardy 1 answer

I had been on Sutent for alost five years, keeping my renal call carcinoma, mtasticized to pelvis from spreading. About six weeks ago, C/T scan showed the cancer had returned to my lung. My oncologist recommended changing to Opdivo, one infusion every two weeks. After three treatments, a new C/T ...

Nivolumab - My husband just did hid second round of Opdivo. His major complaint has been muscle?

Posted 7 Jul 2016 by Lovemycancerfighter 1 answer

... aches. His dr I'd concerned that his lungs may become inflamed. Has anyone had this happen? How long after starting treatment did you start to feel better?

Opdivo - what about severe rashes-mom is calling it a vaginal yeast infection?

Posted 16 Apr 2016 by velmajimison 1 answer

Mom won't call oncologist. She has been treated for several months now with no issues with intravenous Opdivo for her lung cancer. She developed a rash and went to urgent care only and is throwing up the antibiotics. I want to cry and tell her to go to her oncologist. I think she's ...

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