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I am supposed to start Xgeva next week & was wondering about the pros & cons?

Posted 8 Dec 2011 by jrzee 4 answers

I have stage 4 renal cell cancer w/ mets to the bones. My oncologist recommends Xgeva & had me start taking calcium & vitamin D supplements a few weeks ago. I take my chemo in pill form daily & luckily I don't experience any side effects. If I do experience side effects from Xgeva ...

What alternatives are there to xgeva?

Posted 8 Feb 2014 by kgc2043b 3 answers

my concern is about osteonecrosis of the jaw,as I don't have great oral health. my medical oncologist wants to put me on xgeva for my stage 4 metastatic prostate cancer which is in the bones.

How long must I stop having XGEVA injections before I can have a root canal or tooth extraction?

Posted 29 Jul 2013 by Marlee67 1 answer

And how soon can I resume having XGEVA injections after having this type of dental work done?

Xgeva - I have pain in my arm where I get the injections. It is a constant pain at times even if I?

Posted 15 Oct 2011 by marie carlin 2 answers

... have it resting and supported on a pillow. When it is really bad I have to take heavy duty pain meds, which I did not even take when I had back surgery. Could this be from the injections given incorrectly? I have received 3 injections and my arm has hurt for most of that time

Xgeva - How long does it take for a shot to wear out?

Posted 31 Jul 2014 by KeV DeV 1 answer

My father is having a horrible reaction after 2 shots of xgeva, but know one, including his doctors, knows how long it takes to work it's way out of his body. He can barely walk now, is in constant pain, and has a fever anywhere between 99.6-103.2 every day. It also counteracted his lupron, ...

Xgeva - I have been on xjeva 5 years. Bone scan taken recently showed no metastatic cancer. My?

Posted 4 Oct 2015 by gdwaynew 1 answer

... oncologist took me off xjeva. My question is are there side affects from going off the drug

I would like to know if you have anything new coming out soon or another phase to Ibrance?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by Gaylesky 1 answer

I have been on Ibrance, faslodex & Xgeva since Feb. I went from 125 mg to 100 mg but I'm run down all the time. My wbc never gets over 2.5 and my Neutraphils are 1 or less.

After one injection of xgeva I began to have shortness of breath. Three months later the condition?

Posted 22 Mar 2012 by aukaikapu 1 answer

... persists. has anyone experienced this problem?

Xgeva - Not a question, just a statement?

Posted 29 Jan 2013 by CallMeBob 1 answer

I was on Xgeva for 18 months, but i was one of the lucky ones that ended up with osteo necrosis of the jaw. Had to take me off of Xgeva. Now starting a clinical trial to take the place of Xgeva. No need for me to be on this forum any longer. Best wishes to all

Has anyone on Xgeva had numbness /burning tingling in their toes?

Posted 19 Mar 2013 by shelcat 1 answer

At night my feet get hot and my toes feel numb and tingly. I have been on Xgeva for 19 months for breast cancer mets to my bones. This sensation has been going on for the last few months. When I told my doc about it he kind of poo pooed it and said he didn't think it was from Xgeva. ...

Xgeva - What is different about the clinical trial to replace the Xgeva? I have just been.....

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by MY2KIDSBH2 1 answer

... diagnosed with atypical femur fractions. I also take letrozole daily for metastatic breast cancer. Would these drugs work together? Would the side effects be as severe?

Xgeva - Is there a better drug to take?

Posted 17 Sep 2018 by dcbjray 0 answers

Can I get a tatto while Im taking xgeva?

Posted 26 Apr 2013 by dlwicks 1 answer

well i want to get a tattoo on my hip but im taking xgeva, and i was wonderign what could happen if i got the tattoo. could it effect the shots i get?

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