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Will the side effect of blurred vision from taxol chemotherapy clear up after infusion has stopped?

Posted 19 Aug 2009 by sonnyrae 1 answer

My sister had six weekly infusions with taxol and herceptin; the last one being on July 1, 09. From the onset of treatment to present day, she has blurred near and distant vision. Is this condition a common side-effect of treatment and, if so, how long will it last? Should she be seeing a eye ...

Pertuzumab - Does this drug cause restless leg or jerking of extremities?

Posted 18 Apr 2013 by 4unavigation 3 answers

Being treated for occult breast cancer, metastatic to lung and lymph node. Receiving herceptin, perjeta and taxol

Chemo causing fungal infection of nails, has anyone else had this, any suggestions on best treatment

Posted 22 Nov 2010 by tedious 1 answer

I have been in chemo treatment for the last year, and in the last mo, I've developed a fungal nail/skin infection - fingernails and toenails. The skin is separating from my nails,and I can see that it is getting progressively worse. Has anyone experienced this from chemo (taxol & ...

Endometrial Cancer - If Taxol & carboplatin did not work is there hope for anything else to work?

Posted 29 Dec 2012 by evelynbradbury 1 answer

My cancer had spead to the lympth nodes Taxol & carboplatin did nothing to help is there hope another drug will work?

How effective is Cyramza for cancer remission?

Posted 19 Jan 2015 by Kimnethercutt 2 answers

My sister was started on Cyramza last week, in addition to Taxol, for her recurrent metastatic esophageal junction cancer. She has already undergone chemo, radiation, surgery to remove tumor with a stomach pull through. She is doing pretty well but now has two metastatic lymph nodes at the porta ...

How long does it take for taxol infusion?

Posted 22 Jun 2016 by Lizzie5 1 answer

I am starting my first IV chemo in a few weeks. How long can I expect Taxol infusion to take?

Xeloda - Anyone have metastatic triple negative breast cancer? What additional treatments are you o?

Posted 5 Sep 2016 by janfindley 1 answer

... on? I tried Taxol first. Cancer has spread to spine, bones, hips, skull, pelvis, maybe more.

I had my last taxol treatment almost three weeks ago, but my fingers/palms and soles of my feet have

Posted 30 May 2012 by Blossie 1 answer

... not stopped itching-sometimes almost driving me crazy. I also have this pain in my right thigh. I was told by my doctor's nurse to take Benadryl for the itch and was given 600 mg of Ibuprofen for the pain in my thigh. Will these go away with time, and how long?

So carboplatin and Gemzar is a good match for recurrent OC?

Posted 22 Oct 2011 by gracedlu 1 answer

Especially if Taxol caused severe neuropathy?

Taxol - Will I be able to go to work with this drug?

Posted 29 Jun 2012 by chemogranny 1 answer

This is my second phase with chemo. I was able to work and function with the first phase of chemo. I am worried about this taxol. How many days "down time?" the other drug I was out for 72 hours and was able to function at work after down time.

I have been taking taxol and have a problem with my eyes watering. What can I do?

Posted 23 Jul 2013 by briansong 1 answer

My doctor says it is because I have lost my eye lashes, but I haven't lost them. Has anyone else had this problem?

Are there any long term side effects from the drugs adrianmycin, cytoxin, and taxol?

Posted 21 Oct 2013 by brownangel 1 answer

It's been two years since I had chemo and my legs ache when I walk for a short time

Why is taxol given instead of red devil?

Posted 31 Jan 2014 by lisaacook 1 answer

Can paclitaxel cause a reaction similar to vertigo?

Posted 30 Mar 2016 by Pheebee 1 answer

I had my first taxol treatment on a Tues. and by Thurs. I couldn't get out of bed--feet felt like blocks of wood --slept for 2 weeks-had to use a wheelchair- next treatment was delayed a week-then 3 remaining treatments were cut in thirds and given over a 9 week period. I now have a balance ...

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