• jodir
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma (...
    about 8 years ago
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    IV steroids in ER

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Steroids before surgery given by iv in ER made mom much more alert and able to choose surgery for herself

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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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  1. about 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    during my chemo/ radiation treatments I also took Zofran to help with nausea which worked very well for me.I had a great support net...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • mikeb1189
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    about 8 years ago
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    dexemethosone

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    very hard to get off of

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • JessieRae
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    about 8 years ago
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    Depression medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    He just began taking Lexapro for depression. It was easy enough to get the prescription, but we don't know what side effects it may...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • LKC
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma (al...
    about 8 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo will be started on Thursday...

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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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    • JessieRae
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    about 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    The chemo made my husband nauseous the day after beginning the treatment. He will be on is for 6 weeks along with the radiation. W...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Bigmama
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma...
    about 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My daughter started oral chemo 06/24/2013 5 days a week she is taking Voronistat

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Keylon
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma ...
    about 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My chemo medication was Temozolomide, po solid (Temodar). This chemo was necessary for success over my Glioblastoma but there were ...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. about 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    As long as his Hypothyroidism issues are in check he's had no negative side effects to chemotherapy with Temodar

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. over 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    If you haven't figured it out already chemotherapy is poison, the doctors are slowly poisoning us because it is the only way that th...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Thess3_13
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    over 8 years ago
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    Platelet Infusion

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Needed a platelet infusion at the hospital due to very low counts with Temodar

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Thess3_13
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    over 8 years ago
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    Medicine for low white blood cell count

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Mom had to learn to administer a shot to Dad's stomach to raise his WBC count due to Temodar

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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