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Posted 7 days ago by • 1 answer
I know that bacteria become resistant to antibiotics. How long does this take? If a person is on antibiotics for the remainder of their life, what is the typical life expectancy?
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My father had his right Kidney removed in July of 2016. He also has COPD. The Dr. advised he took all the cancer out and he did not need chemo or radiation. He had bloods done in October of 2016 and January of 2017 all of which came back normal. This past March I returned home from vacation to ...
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm a 75 year old male who has been treated for prostate cancer (7-9 Gleason scores throughout the prostate and some evidence of migration) with external beam radiation, brachiotherapy, bicalutamide and lupron injections every three months. Indications are that the cancer has been reduced or ...
My mail pharmacy is denying Evoxac for my radiation-induced dry mouth. I've taken the generic and it
Posted 14 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
My mail pharmacy has denied Evoxac for my radiation-induced dry mouth because it's expensive. However, the generic causes bad side effects. My doctor has intervened and they still deny the original drug. How do you fight to get what you need? Thanks
Posted 11 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Due to radiation chemo I get charlie horses in my neck several times a day which the pain is very excruciating.They want me to go off the patch with nothing to replace the patch. Primary hands are tied what can I due? My primary stated once I go off the patch they won't let me go back on it. ...
Do you offer financial aid for those in need. Finished radiation, for prostate cancer. Need Rapaflo?
Posted 7 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I just finished radiation therapy for prostate cancer. My urologist wants me to take Rapaflo 8mg. l am unable to pay the cost. Does your company offer financial aid?
Posted 3 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
My husband was diagnosed 2 yes ago with PC and has been using this drug since before his radiation treatments. His personality has taken a drastic change to the point where our marriage is on the rocks. I'm desperate to know if anyone is facing the same thing. He did 39 radiation treatments ...
Posted 11 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
undergoing prostate cancer radiation therapy, have urinary retention
I have been prescribed prednisone as a result of a craniopharyngioma eight years ago. The operation?
Posted 22 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... was a complete success, but the post op radiation treatment knocked out my pituitary. The endocrinologist said I would be on it for life (along with levothyroxine), and said that I MUST continue taking it or I risk "crashing". Is there any way to get a lifetime prescription so that if ...
Cosentyx - I had thyroid cancer last November I had an invesive surgery also radiation for 30 days.?
Posted 14 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... I had had plaque psoriasis on my elbows and knees for 20plus years and getting worse. Could I take Cosentyx?
Posted 7 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Not sick at all does this good condition will lead her to death she 3 months diagnosed
Posted 15 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 27 May 2016 by • 1 answer
Was started on levothyroxine because Thyroid was destroyed by radiation at age 27 (now 90 yrs old).
Posted 11 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
55yr female, 4yrs post radiation & chemo for tongue cancer. Cancer free since. However, about 18mo after treatment ended my head began to tilt from neck to the left. Not a lot of spasms at this point, tried PT (not much help) As it was continuing to tilt they named it torticollis. I continued ...
Posted 31 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... of this dosage? I have Metastic Breast Cancer and a lesion in my brain was treated with radiation which caused necorsis. That is why I am taking Decadrone.