1. almost 4 years ago
    colleendsm's Avatar

    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Currently receiving taxotere, progeta, and herceptin. Hard to know what side affects are from which drug. Having a sore throat and t...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    1 Comment
    • odyssey
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Herceptin and perjeta

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Dbrunsie
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I have been on 10mg of Afinitor and 25mg of aromasyn since January 2013. There have been a few side effects like weak finger nails, ...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • lujos
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating) ...
    about 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Started letrozole (Femara) the day after my radiation finished. So far, in month 2, not too bad. Month 7, have quite severe pain ...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. over 4 years ago
    zigzagdelta's Avatar

    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Herceptin

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
  3. over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Every third week I get herceptin and perjeta. Stomach cramping second day. Avoiding caffeine has helped.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    6 Comments
    • 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
    0 Comments
    • 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
    0 Comments
    • Jouska
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Trastuzumab (Herceptin) and Pertuzumab (Perjeta). Had severe skin rash from Perjeta. Was very ill from it and eventually had to di...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Alainest
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The more I get treatments the worst I feel, I am so fatigued and tired.

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • AmyWedow
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am back on Perjeta. It makes me nauseous, causes neuropathy, and gives me weird tastes in my mouth.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • MM1
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in situ (...
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Side effects were much less than with standard chemotherapy.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
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