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After completing a 2nd round of radiation, I have a chronic throat infection?

Posted 7 days ago by Melaniechinn 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?

Votrient stage 4 renal cancer. Side effects? Does this even work?

Posted 8 days ago by Noey0831 0 answers

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 ...

Does muscle pain caused by Lupron for prostate cancer ever disappear? How to reduce pain meanwhile?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by Ice Man Don 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 Valdoreen 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

Been on 100 mcg patch for 7 yrs?

Posted 11 Mar 2017 by jjusps 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 hipster30 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?

Zoladex - Has anyone had or heard of personality changes during the use of Zoladex?

Posted 3 Dec 2016 by jocrichards 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 ...

Flomax - how long does it take for the drug to start working?

Posted 11 Nov 2016 by sailpanther 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 Ragnarok1958 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 Dilliec57 0 answers

... I had had plaque psoriasis on my elbows and knees for 20plus years and getting worse. Could I take Cosentyx?

Mom with glioblastoma completed 1 week radiation + temodar with steroids shes very fine like shes?

Posted 7 Nov 2016 by Carolina 1234567 0 answers

Not sick at all does this good condition will lead her to death she 3 months diagnosed

If you have taken thyroid medicine for 73 yrs and stop on your on own what happens?

Posted 27 May 2016 by Pape01 1 answer

Was started on levothyroxine because Thyroid was destroyed by radiation at age 27 (now 90 yrs old).

Has Botox inj been successful for radiation induced torticollis?

Posted 11 Sep 2016 by imdebsantana 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 ...

I was on Decadrone for 5 weeks, 4mg. 2 x a day. what would be the typical schedule for weaning off?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 by GJeanette 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.

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