• JaneA
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorect...
    over 3 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I received Avastin, a targeted therapy that cuts off blood supply to cancerous tumors. It also helps prevent the growth of new metas...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. over 3 years ago
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    CT Scans

    Procedure or Surgery

    In June, 2017, I had CT scans of my chest, abdomen and pelvis again to assess the effectiveness of the current treatment plan (Avast...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  2. over 3 years ago
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    CT Scans

    Procedure or Surgery

    In February, 2017, I had CT Scans of the chest, abdomen and pelvis to check the effectiveness of the treatment with Avastin and Xelo...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • inaJAR
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    10 rounds FOLFIRI+ Avastin. feb - June 2017

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Kirvin
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopian T...
    about 4 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    CT scans showed progression after 11 months of NED. Will start back on carboplatin/taxol/Avastin shortly.

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  3. over 4 years ago
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    Celebration

    I have finally finished college, I don't remember if I posted this but I was even asked to give a speech during my graduation ceremo...

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  4. over 4 years ago
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    Oh No

    So, Some bad news. I just shared the other day that I will only have two more chemo treatments left. Well, I just found out I will b...

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    • globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo was changed to Fulfuri with Avastin. No longer had hand and foot cold sensitivity. Continued with weakness.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Started on Folfox with Avastin. Dosing took several hours at cancer center and then a 48 hour infusion at home.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Draker55
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    over 4 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Starting a new chemo today. Irinotecan I'm nervous on the side effects of this drug. So far I have been on Oxiplatan, Avastin and Fl...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Muffin55
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stro...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I will comment on the effects once it begins. I don't see any valleys here. ;) Oh I was given Avastin, and three other meds. Can't ...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • dano97531
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung...
    over 4 years ago
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    Cough

    Side Effects

    Have been on Avastin for the last couple of months. I am currently off Chemo. Here is the deal. I have a frog in my throat and a ...

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