hoosierwhovian's Journey with Pancreatic Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Pancreatic Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Male, Age: 53, Stage IV

  1. 1
    almost 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    We were told stage IV pancreatic cancer and needed to start chemo right away.

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  2. 2
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Started gemzar and tarceva 3 weeks on and 1 week off for gemzar and terceva 100 mg once a day.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    almost 5 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    He feels tired the day after the gemzar but that is about it..ohh except for the hiccups, he gets hiccups the day after chemo for some reason.

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