• Jouska
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Receiving Arimidex (anastrozole) for the next 5 years at least. 1 mg pill daily

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Millie14
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Just Started hormonal therapy (Letrozole). That's the only mode of treatment recommended to me. So far no side affects except feel...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Even though I am post menopause started Tamoxifen.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Aromisin- weak and tired --changed

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Arimidex-- went from being an active cancer patient- walked eight miles a week to being like a bent over 90 year old who could not g...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Herceptin was switched to weekly Thursday dose. I could work, but was flu like on weekend.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    A/C is not for the faint of heart.... finally got port-that hurt!... then Taxol and Hercepton again....

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • MImi66
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Taxol and Hercepton every 21 days... 62 days and tumor and swolen lymph node had no response .... bald, not hungry, lost 20 pounds, ...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am at this point now. I have ythe scrpt filled, but dont want to start tak7ng it, as side effects can be significant. If all the...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • jecika
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    i was one of the studies for herceptim treatment was on that for a yr every week no symptoms at all.this was after my lymph node can...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. over 4 years ago
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    Could be one of the other items, but doc wants me to start new med. Expensive!!!!

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Apparently the anastrozole didn't work, so doc wants me to go on new drug that is going to be very expensive. Stress!!!

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • triciab
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Getting ready to have port placed and begin 1st of 8 chemo sessions. Trying to keep a positive attitude. My kids are mostly concer...

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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