• KatieJ1957
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lun...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    6 rounds of Alimpta and Carboplatin, now on maintenance chemo doing Alimpta and Avastin once every 3 weeks.

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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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  1. almost 7 years ago
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    maintenance monoclonal antibody therapy (Avastin)

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    While I've had atrial fibrillation for 40 yrs it was only sporadic; last Fall I developed AF on a continual basis. Since then I've ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • RonF
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I underwent 6 months of chemo, a cocktail of drugs and Avastin. It was hard. After each session, I felt like I had the flu. After...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • LJarrin
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopian ...
    about 7 years ago
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    Debulking surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was just getting the strength to walk without help or a cane after two months of recovery after my debulking surgery... then I jus...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. about 7 years ago
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    HER2 positive - Avastin

    Clinical Trial

    I opted for a year on Avastin and 6 strong treatments w/out a less dangerous drug. There was contraversy at the beginning regarding...

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    • Fusionera
    • Experience with Intermediate-Grade A...
    about 7 years ago
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    MRI #77

    Procedure or Surgery

    I learned that my tumor is growing very quickly. The difference between the June and current scans was quite drastic. My neuro-oncol...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Fusionera
    • Experience with Intermediate-Grade A...
    about 7 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Scan showed significant tumor growth since June. My neuro-oncologist and I decided to give Temodar another try. Avastin has too much...

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    • Martha
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy and immunotherapy combined (biochemotherapy)

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Avastin and Temedor while recovering from SRS, hoping to enter Anti-pd1 trial

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Fusionera
    • Experience with Intermediate-Grade A...
    about 7 years ago
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    MRI number 75

    Procedure or Surgery

    MRI #75 revealed post-stroke recovery and that the tumor is stable. This is excellent news as I have not had Avastin since late Apri...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
    0 Comments
    • RebeccaJ
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Color...
    about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    After a three month break which included Christmas (wonderful) I tried an oral chemo drug called Ragorafenib. It was horrible. Vomit...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • GolfGirl
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Color...
    about 7 years ago
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    Hightened sense of smell

    Side Effects

    Ever since starting on Folfiri + Avastin I have an ever heightened sense of smell. I pick up smells that others don't and I pick up...

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    • danpb13
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colore...
    over 7 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    doctors added avastin to my treatment

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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