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Baclofen - How long does it take baclofen to kick in?

Posted 18 Nov 2017 by SandiF 3 answers

I was diagnosed with TJ N about seven years ago. I tried the usual, tegretol, neurontin, and Gabapentin before finally having GammaKnife Surgery (actually radiation) performed. Now, six years later and I am experiencing intense pain once more. Today, my Dr. Started me on Baclofen - 5mg three times ...

What meds or supplements that works for ED from prostate cancer and radiation treatments?

Posted 5 Nov 2017 by Barutienam 1 answer

I have had prostate cancer and radiation treatments and nothing seems to work for Erectile Dysfunction. I am 78 years old.

Looking for feedback from anyone who had Reclast infusion for post radiation fractures (4) ?

Posted 12 Oct 2017 by Bubbzy 0 answers

I'm 69, had chemo and radiation treatments for endometrial cancer ended in Dec. 2015. Since then I have had 4 fractures-1 in my Lumbar 5 and 3 in the sacrum due to the radiation the most recent 1 was repaired in August 2017. I suffer extreme pain and am debilitated with each new fracture until ...

Has anyone reported excessive sleepiness while on letrozole?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by Zzzzzer 0 answers

I have been on letrozole for 18 months following chemo, radiation, and mastectomy for Stage II breast cancer (in right breast only) diagnosed in August, 2015. Since chemo, and continuing to date, I have routinely been sleeping 10 to 12 hours per night. Even after waking up to an alarm after 8 hours ...

Anastrozole - changing diet post lumpectomy?

Posted 22 Aug 2017 by Sobes 0 answers

I will be having Lumpectomy on Left for LDIC and Right LCIS. I will be doing radiation followed by anastrozole (pending results of sentinal node bx). I recently switched to vegan diet. I was wondering if anyone else has changed diet and if it had a positive effect on possible side effects of ...

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

Posted 19 Apr 2017 by Noey0831 2 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 ...

Amoxicillin/Clavulanate - I don't have congestion, headaches, tooth pain etc... All I have is green?

Posted 20 May 2017 by Badnose 2 answers

liquid all day and night.. It will drip out if i don't blow my nose . I had squamous cancer in 2002. Had 40 treatments of radiation and one session of chemo. Never had any major issues all 15 years after till 5 months ago when this green liquid started pooling in my nose . It is every 15 or 20 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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

Do you offer financial aid for those in need. Finished radiation, for prostate cancer. Need Rapaflo?

Posted 7 Feb 2017 by hipster30 2 answers

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 1 answer

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 ...

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).

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