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My mom is 89, non-smoker. She is started Tarceva 50 mg today?

Posted 11 Apr 2018 by 1495angela 0 answers

Dr is starting her on a low dose because of her age and she is also taking Vidaza treatments for MRS. Is 50 mg to low to help? Will she get side effects from such a low dose?

My husband has stage 4 lung cancer and has been taking tarceva for 4 months. He has a rash on his?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by Wendle 0 answers

... torso and using moisuriser to keep it from drying out. Interested to know if anyone has tried pure aloe vera on the rash?

On Tarceva 6 weeks, I'm exhausted and wake up shivering at night. Can't get warm... brrrr .?

Posted 4 Jul 2017 by Katieog 0 answers

... Anyone know how to get and stay warm? Wake up shivering under heaps of blankets?

Tarceva from 150mg daily decrease to 100mg?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Joycecy 0 answers

I have stage 3B lung cancer and start to have 150mg tarceva from Nov 2015 until now. Not big side effect only on my face. Recently my doctor suggest me to take 100mg tarceva. Any one have this experience? I just affraid if i reduced, it still can control the cancer cell like i take 150mg.

Anyone have infected fingers from Tarceva and were you able to cure it?

Posted 21 Jul 2016 by Marmie 47 0 answers

My fingers have gotten infected 2 times in the 3 months I have been on Tarceva. I took antibiotics but it came back and more fingers were infected. Does anyone have a remedy that works?

Tarceva - Is it safe to take Biotin containing lots of other supplements to control thinning hairl?

Posted 3 Oct 2015 by Gonzalez63 1 answer

I am not taking any other med except for an occasional 600 mg ibuprofen.

I have stage 4 lung cancer with lot effusion how fast this tarceva works to reduce effusion?

Posted 16 Sep 2015 by Munji 0 answers

Every two week they took out 2litters effusion

Grandma on Tarceva and feels like she has a bladder infection.. But she doesn't ?

Posted 3 May 2015 by prayingforgrammie 3 answers

My grandma has felt like she's had a bladder infection for the last week. She went to the doctors two days ago to get checked but they said she does not have one. Anyone else have these kind of symptoms? What can she do?

I have been taking Tarceva for two months and am having severe pain in the calf of my leg muscle.?

Posted 9 Aug 2014 by berick1001 1 answer

... Also in my left hip having pain. Is this a side affect? I can hardly walk because of the pain in my hip and calf of my leg.

My Mother has nsclc and has been treated with Tarceva for almost a month, with no known signs that?

Posted 20 Jun 2014 by pegmcc 1 answer

it is working. Should I continue her on Tarceva? Are there any symptoms that it could be slow to work?

I hve been on Tarceva for 6 months now?

Posted 22 Apr 2014 by rdelestre 1 answer

I hve been on Tarceva for 6 months now. My oncologist told me we are on the rigfht track. I am suffering of a continus rash in my nose, chicks, and on the upper side of my hands.In top of what I mentiones I have my nose red and I am fellin a constatn feelling of tirenesss, Does any body on Tarceva ...

I am a 61 years old male cancer patient. Have gone trough 36 chemotherapy sessions and for the las 3

Posted 13 Mar 2014 by rdelestre 1 answer

... months have been in Tarceva, 150mg. Is any body reading this is using Tarceva? I will love, I need to speak to somebody pwalking the same road. Is the is any body?

My wife has liver cancer with large tumor inside. will tarceva help? thats her last option?

Posted 4 Jul 2013 by copp25 1 answer

she received chemo and rad for last two years and her onc is recomending tarceva. will this help? How good or bad is tarceva? any help please.

Tarceva - are rapid heart rate, shortness of breath and headaches side effects of Tarceva?

Posted 14 Apr 2013 by hoping2013 1 answer

My good friend has been taking tarceva since February for lung cancer. It appears to be working as tumor in lung has shrunk. He is currently experiencing rapid heart rate, shortness of breath and headaches. Are these symptoms related to tarceva?

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