Experiences with Bone strengthening drugs experiences

    • RJG
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I'm taking Zometa, a bone strengthening drug for advanced breast cancer. The first treatment was harsh and I was in bed for a couple...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  1. almost 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I have Zometa once a month, after the treatment I retain fluids in my body. I was prescribed Laxis, but I took a different route, I ...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Julsrn
    • Experience with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
    about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The bone pain was horrible.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Susan14
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    January 2013 began monthly infusion of Zometa

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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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  2. about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    flu like symptoms at first plus headaches for 3 weeks ;next infusion went well with hardly any side effects

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Channa47
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was treated with Aredia to help my bones.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The zometa bone strengthener was introduced and then the body/joint aches kicked in.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Definitely achy and tired the few days after my Xgeva shots

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • joannet
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I found it important to stay hydrated before, during and after Zometa infusion.

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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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  5. about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My mother takes a chemo pill everyday and incentive a month goes in for Zometa

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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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  6. about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Added a once-a-month injection to help with bone mets as part of the on-going chemo schedule.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Jazzi480
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The Hardest thing is to watch my Husband of 32years suffer from the pain, caused by Exgeva and Neulasta, and there is nothing I can ...

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