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Is is okay to drink a couple of beers occassionally while using Revlimid for maintenance for MM?

Posted 14 Jun 2012 by Rabbitandhorse 5 answers

I just started Revlimid last week and had taken Velcade for 15 months prior without drinking anything alcoholic/ I am taking 10mg of Revlimid. I asked my doctor today and he suggested I ask Cellgene or go to their website and I can't find the answer. Thanks

I just recently began taking Revlimid with Dex for relapsed multiple myeloma. I take Revlimid 21?

Posted 25 May 2011 by MusicDirector 4 answers

... days (25 mg. daily) and 40 mg of dex. on Monday of each week. Some days are okay however it seems that by the Wednesday after taking the Dex, I am so fatigued that I can hardly make it through a day of work. Can anyone make any recommendations on energy boosters? Multiple Myeloma makes you ...

How much does revlimid cost?

Posted 11 Mar 2012 by katya11 2 answers


Why is dr. Prescribing Revlimid if Velcade has less side effects and works better?

Posted 27 Oct 2015 by Aunt Jo Ann 4 answers

I was just diagnosed with multiple myeloma and dr. Has prescribed Revlimid with Dexamethasone , but from what I read that combo can have horrible side effects, but people seem to get better results with Velcade and less side effect.

Is financial assistance available for Revlimid?

Posted 2 Mar 2012 by ks2012 2 answers

Stopped receiving treatment with Revlimid because of $8000/mo. out-of-pocket expense was unsustainable. Is there financial assistance available for Medicare patients? Cancer is Multiple Myeloma.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Multiple myeloma & aml?

Posted 6 Feb 2014 by gt25 1 answer

If you develop AML subsequent to treatment for Multiple Myeloma- treatment included stem cell transplant & revlimid, does physician report this to FDA for statistical purposes? Should it be reported?

My fiancé has multiple myeloma and started revlimid today. How soon will will his pain start to?

Posted 3 Feb 2015 by sford0867 1 answer

... decrease after starting the revlimid? He has been so sick and in so much pain!

I just started taking Revlimid. Is there a best time of day to take the meds? I'm guessing taking it

Posted 18 Oct 2011 by adagio21 1 answer

... after a meal may be easier on the body. Any ideas?

Multiple Myeloma - does this sound familiar to anyone?

Posted 13 May 2013 by rholets 1 answer

had a stem cell transplant 10 years ago relapes 2 and half years ago... treated with revlimid 1 year ago had big leision in my leg switched treatment to valcade. No sign of cancer they are thinking of taking me off tretment

Likely side effects of 25mg, 15mg versus 10mg of Revlimid?

Posted 3 Jan 2014 by Joan1362 1 answer

I found the side effects of 20 mg. too severe, so I have been on 10mg for 3 cycles and about to begin Cycle 4. I haave to make a decision whether to try 15 mg for a month or stay with the 10 mg which I tolerate well./

Revlimid - MY husband hasNHL since 22004, age 58 at present. C is back and forhe last 8 weeks,?

Posted 20 Nov 2010 by prayerful 1 answer

... testing, biopsy resutling in no celll change, rivlimid was suggested in trial at Penn, then yesterday they said they needed another invasive biopsy to be sure. He is in extreme pain, waiting, would rivlimdi be administered by his own doc at st. mary's in Pa, the doc is checking if ...

What should I do for stomach cramps from taking Revlimid?

Posted 10 Nov 2011 by ear67 1 answer

I have had an upper and lower GI test done recently and nothing was found to be the problem. I have taken 25mg of Revlimid for over a year. Immediately after eating I must use the restroom. That can be up to 3 or 4 times. I am on medication that is not working. Is there anyone else with the same ...

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