• MarciaLynn
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    11 months ago
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    Radioactive Iodine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Treatment with radioactive iodine followed surgery first time (2003); surgery after Lymphoma treatment completed in April 2018 to re...

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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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    • bria
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma, Thyr...
    over 4 years ago
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    radio active iodine 131

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    took a radio active pill after 2 week diet that excluded iodine. I had to remain isolated for 3 days. followed by a scan to see if c...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • ANAGDL
    • Experience with Diffuse Sclerosis
    almost 5 years ago
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    Radioactive Iodine Treatment Therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was isolated for two days and I really needed human contact and interaction. I took my computer to the hospital and started a jour...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • spzzonk
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma, T...
    about 5 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had some rough side effects. Fever, chills and pain.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jennbeam36
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    about 5 years ago
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    Clomid

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Did not work for me. I felt adhd no concentration at all

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • madison90
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma,...
    about 5 years ago
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    RAI and Levoxyl

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Both the RAI and Levoxyl have caused increased pain in my throat and neck than the surgery did. The lower my TSH gets the more disc...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Norselady
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (...
    about 6 years ago
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    Synthroid

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Initially prescribed incorrect dose and was told to return in 6 weeks. Slept 14 hours per day and fell asleep at work. Went to Sloa...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • SMT4
    • Experience with Diffuse Sclerosis
    over 6 years ago
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    Levothyroxin to Supress cancer growth

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The doctor after my second round of radiation has decided to reduce my thyroid medication even further to insure good supression of ...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • elvertataz
    • Experience with Tall Cell, Papillar...
    over 6 years ago
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    Cyto-Toxic Drug called Nexavar

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Too many side effects.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. almost 7 years ago
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    Levothyroxine after surgery and for the rest of my life

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My blood levels took quite a few months to get just right and to suppression

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • katiecakes
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Levothyroxine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Leaving the hospital on August 6th, I was prescribed Levothyroxine (among other pain meds for recovery) that was going to be my thyr...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • trcancer
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (a...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    second round of RAI

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