• Ward
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophageal) Ca...
    about 7 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Side Effects

    Multiply side effects take place. Eating habits change which effects more than just weight loss. Nausea and vomiting and bowel cha...

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  1. about 7 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

    Side Effects

    Lots of side effects continued after chemotherapy stopped & lasted for about 6 months. Neuropathy, fatique & general malaise, irrit...

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  2. about 7 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Side Effects

    The biggest difficulty was trying to eat enough calories to get off the feeding tube. I experienced "dumping syndrom" & a lot of t...

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    • ckah55
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophag...
    about 7 years ago
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    bile reflux, food reflux, colic, and dumping syndrome

    Side Effects

    All my side effects listed here and previously continue to this day and occur frequently and are unpredictable.

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    • ronnie
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophag...
    about 7 years ago
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    Cough

    Side Effects

    Chronic cough, spitting up food when cough continues too long, diarrhea problems continue. This has been is going on 5 months post...

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  3. over 7 years ago
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    Other

    Side Effects

    He just went and had his second session of chemo yesterday and is wearing the pump until tomorrow. We have noticed that this chemo ...

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  4. over 7 years ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    During Radiation about the middle of it my neck and back area began blistering and peeling.

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  5. over 7 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    During Radiation about half way in became so tired and started to blister in neck area.

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  6. over 7 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

    Due to not being able to speak at the time of my surgery and concerns about quality of life made me depressed after surgery.

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    • danellsar
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    over 7 years ago
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    Fluid in the abdomen (ascites)

    Side Effects

    Massive edema due to multiple weeks hospitalization and IV fluids. Abdomen and legs are very swollen. Has gained 30 lbs in 3 weeks.

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    • susie81610
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophage...
    over 7 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

    Well I decided to shave my head tonight. I have had many different types of chemo and radiation since March of 2010 and didn't lose ...

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    • danellsar
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

    With no clear path in sight, and no real prognosis, and ongoing pain and fatigue, depression has been one of his biggest enemies.

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