1. over 5 years ago
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    Swallowing problems

    Side Effects

    Could swallow nothing and was fed entirely by tube for 2 years

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  2. over 5 years ago
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    Eating problems (anorexia)

    Side Effects

    He is down from 315 lbs. to 115 lbs. today?

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    • safirentx
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcin...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

    Nausea from Chemo and Radiation. Medication to increase my White Blood Cells. IV's to re-hydrate. Anorexia from weight loss. I could...

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    • DeanLovett
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    about 7 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    As previously noted, fatigue, throat pain, heavy mucus which required constant "spitting" into a towel and some nausea.

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    • Carolj0205
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    over 7 years ago
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

    Chemo brain, nausea, loss of appetite, constipation, diarrhea, metallic taste, neuropathy and surgical pain, degenerative disc disea...

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    • Carolj0205
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    over 7 years ago
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    Constipation

    Side Effects

    Confusion, constipation, chemo brain, depression, anxiety, diarrhea, eating problems, nerve damage, shortness of breath,memory chang...

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    • WesMallory
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    about 8 years ago
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    Saliva changes (thick saliva)

    Side Effects

    I finished 35 radiation treatments six months ago and am now in remission. I'm still having issues with excess phlem in my throat ...

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    • threejs
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinom...
    over 8 years ago
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    Infection

    Side Effects

    CMV infection. Hospitalized 5 days. PICC line in place for antiviral therapy x 2 months then transition to oral antiviral pill dura...

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  3. over 8 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

    Side Effects

    Lots of side effects continued after chemotherapy stopped & lasted for about 6 months. Neuropathy, fatique & general malaise, irrit...

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  4. over 8 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Side Effects

    The biggest difficulty was trying to eat enough calories to get off the feeding tube. I experienced "dumping syndrom" & a lot of t...

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    • Chelle7635
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    over 1 year ago
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  5. about 6 years ago
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    Weight loss

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    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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