1. over 1 year ago
    Shelane1's Avatar

    Votrient

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Tried to take pill. Tumor pain was excessive and vomiting. Finally got down to taking one a day, tumor pain still too much . Catscan...

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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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  2. over 1 year ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Did Eribulin t University of Chicago. Three rounds. Did not shrink it.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Cavmom
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    about 2 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Doxo didn't work. Switched to Gemzar and taxotere. Had thinning of hair before but lost so much this time I buzzed my head and wore...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Cavmom
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    about 2 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Ibrance did nothing. Tried Doxorubicin with Lartruvo. First dose burned my arm vein. Had port installed before second dose.

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Cavmom
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    about 2 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Tried Ibrance first

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • yaba
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    over 2 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Doxorubicin for 8 treatments. I tolerated it fairly well. Hair loss, fatigue etc.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. over 5 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Now that I also have breast cancer, I've been given Arimidex for handling it instead of radiation after the lumpectomy. The problem ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  4. about 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am taking gemcidobene (sp?)

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • chris64
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    about 6 years ago
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    Amoxicillan for the surgical infection, Flagyl for the C. diff, Neuroton for the nerve pain and pain medication. I also have to have my wounds cleaned and packed twice a day.

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The C. diff caused a lot of intestinal problems and the Amoxicillan made it flare up worse. And since it was so painful at the hosp...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  5. almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    5 days of inpatient chemo - first 3 days were easy, but the cumulative effects of the high dosage of chemo lead to the last 2 days (...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jennyt
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I have 6 treatments and have been through 3, nausea and tired are the main side effects.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  6. over 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo shrank the size of the tumor but did not stop a recurrence.

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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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