1. over 6 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

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    Very little nausea now, Taking chemo pill with Diet Coke helps. No more blood clots or blood thinners now. Fatigued, but do not l...

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  2. over 7 years ago
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    Eating problems (anorexia)

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    Grandpa is so skinny, and has an inflated belly. Only drinks small cups of cold water.

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    • tompew
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    about 8 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

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    it is so hard to function as the fatigue just takes over my body. Mornings there is a bit of time when I'm not just exhausted, but ...

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  3. over 8 years ago
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    Blood clots in my lungs

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    3-month CT scan revealed blood clots in my lungs. Now I have to give myself shots in the stomach every day of Lovenox for the next ...

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    • mbialek
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Strom...
    over 9 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

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    The neuropathy in my habds and feet makes it difficult to maintain balance and to handle objects.

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  4. over 9 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

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    But it's growing back!

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    • mamaj2012
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    over 9 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

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    I am not sure that the side effects are from the chemotherapy . This journey started in 2011 when I knew something was wrong but th...

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    • mnwampler
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    almost 10 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

    Every single day, 24/7. I lost 40lbs while being on treatment for a year.

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    • mnwampler
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    almost 10 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

    It's hard being 25 without hair. Talk about low self-esteem. I have been off of treatment for six months, my hair is to my ears. I w...

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    • mnwampler
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    almost 10 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

    Side Effects

    I battled with Anemia through my whole process. The worst was the last two months of treatment. I had to receive Neupogen shots. Tho...

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    • missjrt
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Strom...
    over 10 years ago
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    skin, hair loss, eating problems, nausea and weight loss.

    Side Effects

    This medication make dark spots on my skin so i have to bleach my skin. I have hair loss and I currently wear a wig. I have problem ...

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    • chui
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stromal ...
    about 8 years ago
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    Anemic, toe nails fell off, feet has openings and blisters

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    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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