• dreed
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Good thing- I could almost clock it to the hour when my 'pillow time' came- about 48hrs after session. Was like I was hit with the ...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • pattiep
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast C...
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    start next week- terrified since they said it will be painful Later note - not painful. Fatigue unreal. Some bone pain. Stayed on ...

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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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    • pattiep
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast C...
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    starting next week TCH, H, H for 18 weeks followed by year of just Herceptin

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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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  1. over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was very sick for 2 days after my 1st treatment. Each treatment I got worse until I was sick (nauseous and weak) the whole time. T...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Mchewz
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast Ca...
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Carboplatin, taxotere and herceptin. I have gained 30 pounds and severely swollen, primarily in the abdominal cavity. Wearing mater...

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The treatments were easy to do. I just went to the office and sat in a recliner and was given an IV. It lasted about 4-5 hours. I re...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Monica
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast Ca...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The nausea, metalic taste to my mouth, loosing all of my hair in one night did not bother me as much as how much energy it zapped ou...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • hikerlady
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I made it through, not easily, but my daily short walked helped. (Except on my "down" days, 2 days after treatment.)

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Dinahmite
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    On my first cycle I was very nervous and afraid; I guess it was because at this age you think you have experience everything and not...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Cherrie
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast C...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo took 4 months March to June, 2005. Loss of hair, eyelashes(scary) & a epidemia developed in left forearm. This requires wearin...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Bcthriver2
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breas...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Adrymiacin/citoxan ended me up in the hospital with neotropenia so i was unable to finish my last cycle. I was nauseas all the time...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • CNeedles
    • Experience with Mixed Tumors, Breast ...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    6 treatments of Taxotere, Adryomiocin and Cytoxan every 3 weeks.

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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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