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Anyone suffering from one or both Endometriosis AND Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome???

Posted 9 May 2013 by PurpleButterfies 18 answers

I would really love to hear from anyone who has experienced BOTH endometriosis AND Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, but if someone has experienced just one, I would like to hear their thoughts too. I have been diagnosed with both and am having a hard time deciding, understanding, which to receive the ...

Have you ever heard of taking Cymbalta for neuropathic pain?

Posted 7 May 2011 by hand&footpain 5 answers

My neuropathy comes from getting chemo for colon cancer, then I also received more chemo after being diagnosed with ovarian cancer. My last chemo was Dec. 2010 and the neuropathy seems to be getting worse as the months go by. I'm already on a high dose of neurontin and my doctor is already ...

Can I have alcohol with Zejula? How bad are the side effects?

Posted 12 May 2017 by laurahgrant 3 answers

I have had chemo for ovarian cancer and responded pretty well on it. My doctor wants me to take Zejula nd I'm not sure if I should be excited or really uneasy about taking something this new. I'm sick and tired of being sick and tired all the time.

Has anyone experienced increased neuropathy in your feet after taking Zejula? I also was taking 300?

Posted 15 Oct 2017 by pattyrosewater1969 2 answers

... mg a day and my platelet count dropped so dramatically they have taken me off it. They may put me back on it if my platelet count goes up to 100. Have others had this problem? I have been on the drug for about three months

Are you all taking Zejula for recurring ovarian cancer for for maintenance.

Posted 12 Feb 2018 by Katzenfrau 2 answers

I finished chemo in December 2017 and my CA 125 is 4.7 and CT scans are clear. I am very nervous to start this drug and wonder if I should since there is no evidence of CA just now? My Dr. recommends it because recurrence rate is high. I'm so glad to find this support group.

Chemo causing fungal infection of nails, has anyone else had this, any suggestions on best treatment

Posted 22 Nov 2010 by tedious 1 answer

I have been in chemo treatment for the last year, and in the last mo, I've developed a fungal nail/skin infection - fingernails and toenails. The skin is separating from my nails,and I can see that it is getting progressively worse. Has anyone experienced this from chemo (taxol & ...

I believe they are getting me to start on Zejula next week.. nervous how it's gonna affect me?

Posted 16 Jul 2017 by MOTO125 2 answers

... but I know things affect people different. Just glad there is somewhere out there to ask and talk to! Been looking for this! Thank you

I was on Zejula with 3 a day. My body couldn't take it so I'm on 1 a day now but since I started 6?

Posted 8 Aug 2017 by marybinsse 2 answers

... weeks ago my C125 has gone up to 125. I'm scared cause now my doc ordered a PET SCAN. I feel fine just wanted to know if that's normal with zejula


Posted 14 May 2010 by bipashadas 1 answer

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Cisplatin - does this have any cardiac side effects, if so how can we manage these?

Posted 11 Mar 2012 by mmsalem 1 answer

..Hi, my mother recieved cisplatin&etoposide one year ago because of an ovarian cancer(granulsa cell CA). from 3month ago we have noticed her pulse rate are so irregular.her rythm was distureb by numerous PVCs.Is that due to her chemotherapy?Is there any way to cure?

I was diagnosed with stage 3 c ovarian cancer in 2014,it's a rare type that don't respond to chemo?

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Cat64 2 answers

To make it short, I go to the cancer center for monitoring.recently they started a pain management. I went for the first time a week ago,they did a drug screen, the rules came back with methanphatamines, anphetamines, ritilitic acid,oxymorphone,I don't take any of those,I take klonopin 1mg. ...

What type of cancer is Rubraca used to treat?

Posted 8 Feb 2017 1 answerFAQ by

Has it been reported in the study of Zejula usage that the Ca125 doesnt always respond monthly?

Posted 24 Jan 2018 by Pat Schnitz 1 answer

Does the Ca125 tend to slightly elevate and then go up and down with the monthly usage? or should the Ca125 remain and stay low consistently. I have successfully been on it for 6 months and there has been a 20 point rise in the Ca125. I have some fatigue but otherwise tolerate it really well. My ...

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