Experiences with Drug or Chemo Therapy experiences

  1. 8 months ago
    ToniToniMarie's Avatar

    2nd immunotherapy: atezolizumab (Tecentriq) coupled with bevacizumab (Avastin)

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    4 cycles in & PET results were mixed. Oncologist agreed to do 2 more cycles & scan again. Last cycle in a few weeks so scan will be ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  2. 8 months ago
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    1st immunotherapy: pembrolizumab (Keytruda)

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Immunotherapy for mets to lymph nodes & liver. PET after 3 cycles: liver mets & all pelvic/abdominal lymph nodes resolved. 1 enlar...

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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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  3. 8 months ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    6 cycles of Carboplatin, Taxol & Avastin with the last 4 cycles. PET at midpoint showed shrinking. PET after 6 cycles showed metastasis

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Blue_Sky
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcino...
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Considering I had way more radiation than chemo, I still had terrible side effects. I lost almost 20 pounds in 4 weeks due to nause...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • pcakes
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    woke with terrible headache. Don't know if this is a side effect

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    1 Comment
    • cindy57
    • Experience with Vaginal Cancer
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The first 3 weeks of chemo seemed to go quite well but after the 4th week, I noticed a big increase in symptoms

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  4. over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Takes a great deal of time and there are side effects. But I am lucky they are not worse so far.

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  5. over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I haven't found anyone who has or have had vaginal cancer, what next? I made it through radiation and chemo both given same day for...

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
    4 Comments
    • shotgun
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Vagina...
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Have had second chemo treatment.Nausea and fatigue worse with second treatment.Having the pins and needles sensation in my fingers a...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    1 Comment
    • Macehari
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Vagin...
    over 6 years ago
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    Medicine for low white blood cell count

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    my body had pain for few days after the shot, Tylenol help a little for the pain.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • susanmck
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcino...
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I need to get to that point where I am not ashamed, not embarrassed, find someone to talk to and treat this with anger and "I'm goin...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • rocllfan
    • Experience with Vaginal Cancer
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Side effects were awful, although she did well.

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