• mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Round 5. Hard recovery that lasted way past a week. So over it.

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • btookey
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinom...
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had a reaction to the steroids - made me sick for 3 days and like I wanted to crawl out of my skin. Not tired at all and once the ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    Round 3 8 hours

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Round 2 Chemo 8 hours Cisplatin, Taxol and Avastin. Taste affected immediately. Fatigue came on within 24 hours. Four days down ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    veins getting hard to locate and only round 3. insommina here again, but hopefully only tonight and not through thursday

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Round 1 Chemo 8 hours My cocktail is a mix of 8 drugs which include Cisplatin, Taxol, benadryl, steroids, and 2-3 anti nausea med...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    updated from chemo updat on monday, as i did not know that it would be another 3 nights of no sleep again, just like last week. not ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    second chemo done, easy to do, just not fond of needles. side effects not to bad, just hard to explain the off feeling that i have d...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    only impactd daily life as it is a 6 hour session, and that is almost a working day.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • laredosam1
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

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    no nausea yet, as only the first dose, some diarrhea and a little heart burn, and little off is all

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • RegJoh
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had 6 cycles of chemo. The first three were carboplatin, taxol and avastin. The last three were carboplatin and taxatere. I seeme...

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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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    • JR1969
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    1st 3 treatments were directly in vein on my arm, this really irritated it. then I requested a PIC line and it went much better.So l...

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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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