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Solution to allergy of rash and itching from Tasigna?

Posted 23 Aug 2011 2 answers

I was diagnosed with CML about 4 months ago. I tried Gleevac but found it caused too much water retention (my eyes became so puffy and swollen, I could not see). I was then put on Tasigna which had its own particular side effects for me. I have allergies and developed a rash with itching on my ...

Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) - Im very scared because my doctor said I have to switch to?

Posted 7 Jun 2010 4 answers

... tasigna, does anyone take that?

I am taking tasigna for CML and have constipation. Do you have any suggestions?

Posted 24 Jun 2012 4 answers

I've tried all the usual constipation remedies and am taking Mineral Oil which has helped but I don't know about the long term effects.

Does someone know about negative interactions of tasigna (nilotinib) and cannabis?

Posted 28 Oct 2011 2 answers

Hello, since i can't drink alcohol because of tasigna (nilotinib) i wondered, if there are negativbe drug interactions with it and cannabis. besides, it is said to ease the itching of the skin. Does someone has informations? I already asked my doctor, but he didn't know?! Any idea, ...

I just found out I have CML and I am taking Tasigna. I would like to know what you do for the?

Posted 18 Apr 2014 1 answer

Headaches? I get some relief by laying down for a short while and taking Tylenol. These headaches last a couple of hours. Do you have this problem and what do you do for it? I also have a "sunburn" type of rash on my face and head. It is in my hair. Another "side effect" is ...

Extreme acid reflux. can I go off tasigna for a couple of weeks so I can acid reflux medicine?

Posted 4 Jan 2016 1 answer

My acid reflux is getting worse.. I am on FMLA and work at home. I am losing many hours of work and may lose my job. I have been taking tasigna for 1 1/2 years HELP!

Having the breathing problem with Tasigna,what causes it? Anything to stop breathing problem/?

Posted 3 Dec 2012 1 answer

I have breathing problem going up stairs or anything strenous. I need to go back to work, but can not until breathing prolem stops. Doctor took me off medicine and put me back one pill at a time. Breathing hard back again.

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