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Pain Management board

  1. My PM Prescribed ACTIQ???
    ... drugs I am taking for chemo are paclitaxel (Taxol) and cisplatin (Platinol), however, it seems these are not working...

Neuropathy board

  1. Any advice on Specialists and/or Hospitals
    ... Lopid) # Drugs used to fight cancer- Vincristine, Cisplatin # Drugs used to fight infections- Metronidazole ...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. tegretol(carbamazepine) carcinogenic?
    ... drugs may also reduce the effectiveness of Tegretol: cisplatin (Platinol), doxorubicin HCl (Adriamycin), felbamate...

Cancer board

  1. my husband recently diagnosed with stage 4 larynx cancer
    ... ongoing problems? Fatigue was bad for me when I took Cisplatin , but not so bad with other chemo therapies. I am...

  2. Complications from Radiation - Mouth/throat/feeding tube
    ... February 2008. During this time, I also received chemo - Cisplatin , Carboplatin and 5FU (Fluorouracil). Along the way...

  3. Is this normal?
    ... Cisplatin was my chemo drug. I had 2 bags of fluids before the...

  4. Stage and Survival Rate
    ... 35 radiation treatments and 3 large treatments of cisplatin . What is the average survival rate for State 3...

  5. Experience with PEG tube--anyone???
    ... cancer. I had full neck radiation and three doses of cisplatin . The treatment is quite aggressive, but cure rate...
    ... remission. He had 35 radiation txs and 3 rounds of cisplatin . Yes, he lost his facial hair and around his neck...

  6. Chemo/cisplatin/erbitux Treatment With Radiation
    ... Types Of Chem Once A Week For 7 Weeks. The Chemo Is Cisplatin And The Other Is Erbitux. We Were Told That It Is...
    ... Started With A Loading Dose. Supposedly Erbitux And Cisplatin Together Has Shown Amazing Results In Head And Neck...
    ... about clinical trail using accelerated radiation and Cisplatin and ERbutix. We were told last week that he will...
    ... Erbitux is working. We could have done just rad and cisplatin but our team of oncologists said that they have no...

  7. cancer of the nasopharynx
    ... gland in my neck. I had 6 cycles of high dose chem ( cisplatin & 5fu) followed by 6 & half weeks Radiotherapy. I...

  8. Slow digestion due to chemo-radiation.
    ... sessions of radiation and 10 days after his first cisplatin treatment. As a side effect of one of the anti nausea ... drugs given (Emend), (this was given with the cisplatin for three days only). He had a very severe case of...

  9. Squamous Cell Cancer with lymph node spread
    ... another round of chemo. The first rounds were with Cisplatin . Last one was Taxil. New one starts next Wednesday...

  10. Squamous Cell Carcinoma-Unknown Primary-inguinal nodes
    ... followed by 6 weeks of radiation complimented with Cisplatin . I had the g-tube also. While recovering from all...

  11. Deepest Darkest thoughts when I was a cancer patient
    ... wife has just finished 6 cycles of ECF (Epirubicin, Cisplatin , 5'FU) for stomach cancer and, while it was not nice...

  12. My little girl
    ... finished a 5 month course of chemo, gemcitabine and cisplatin . Unfortunately it has not been really proved that...

  13. Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    ... doing radiation 5 days a week and chemo 1x a week ( cisplatin & taxil(sp?)) My qustion is can someone please tell...

  14. Renal Cell Cancer
    ... her porta-cath. She goes in every Tuesday to get cisplatin . Waiting is the hard part. They told us that it...
    ... her porta-cath. She goes in every Tuesday to get cisplatin . Waiting is the hard part. They told us that it...

  15. Vigilante? Cholangiocarcinoma
    ... just completed 5 months chemotherapy gemcitabine and cisplatin . She is doing ok ish. unfortunately being a nurse...

  16. bile duct cancer/cholangiocarcinoma
    ... color). He started chemo 3 weeks ago (Gemzar and Cisplatin ). No side effects besides a slight fever. Can anyone...
    ... My mother is on cisplatin and 5-FU, been on it for 5 weeks(1 treatment a week...

  17. Haven't seen any posts with this
    ... their course of treatment.My Mother is getting taxol, cisplatin and adriamycin...The big guns as the Dr. put it because...

  18. im a teenage cancer survivor
    ... i had were High Dose methatrixate, doxserrubanson, cisplatin and a few more i forget. i had to have dialyses after...

  19. Intrahepatic bile duct cancer
    ... them) via IV. She is taking 5 FU 24 hours a day, and cisplatin once a week. the one that gets her is the cisplatin...

Cancer: Bladder board

  1. Bladder Cancer, having biopsy done
    ... stoma. He had chemo and radiation. The chemo was cisplatin . He is doing very good and it was told to him things...
    ... doing so well! Was he able to work while taking the Cisplatin ? That's a concern for me, I want to be able to continue...
    ... your husband is doing ao well. I have heard with Cisplatin you don't loose all your hair. Thanks again for...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. How much chemo can be expected?
    ... She might have to have taxol and carboplatin or cisplatin . Probably will have radiation also. Did she have...

  2. New Protocol
    ... down to less than an inch in diameter. He receive cisplatin and radio, never lost his hair, weight or white cell...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Cervical Cancer and scared
    ... little chat about my 'case' and I will start chemo ( cisplatin ) on the 23rd also. I need to have a cath port implanted...

  2. New to board! Just found out that I have Stage 4b cervical cancer
    ... m doing 6 weeks for chemo once a week low dose of cisplatin , and I have to do 25 external radiation treatments...
    ... Michelle,I was stage 11B had the low dose cisplatin the radiation 6 weeks 5x a week and just 2 internal...

  3. cervical cancer
    ... back in October of last year. I also have had chemo ( cisplatin ). I have absolutely NO side effects. I was very scared...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. Cancer Centers
    ... looking for a center that has drugs outside of chemo and cisplatin .. Thank you, H Update: Jan 14/08, CG to...
    ... point you would be getting away from chemo...i believe cisplatin is a chemo drug...if i remeber correctly...my mom...

  2. Second Opinion Canada
    ... Ontario, Canada. Chemo and some cancer drug called cisplatin has had no effect in slowing or decreasing the cancer...

  3. Shaved my mother's head
    ... after my mother's 1st chemo treatment (taxol, avastin, cisplatin ) her hair began to fall out in rather large batches...

  4. how long can you have cancer without knowing?
    ... before they found it. I was lucky with my treatment of cisplatin and VP16. i am currently in remission but there is...

  5. Scared.....
    ... my overall health and started me on a protocol of Cisplatin and VP16 along with radiation. I was advanced stage...

  6. My Daddy
    ... treatments of radiation to the brain, 9 rounds of cisplatin until neurapathy developed, followed by 3 rounds of...

  7. new here several questions
    ... had. Stan's first line of chemo was Etopside and Cisplatin like your dad's treatment. Stan had a 30% reduction...

  8. lost
    ... finishes first cycle of chemotherapy...Gezmas and cisplatin ...his side affects are not to bad as yet..and hes...

  9. Feel sick
    ... him on chemotherapy this wednesday..Gamcitabine and cisplatin ...he has just had a pet scan and its not spread anywhere...

  10. New here
    ... I know that the first line of chemo Stan had was Cisplatin and Etopside and honestly that was the hardest chemo...

  11. trying out Tarceva
    ... me with the most aggresive treatment - Taxotere + Cisplatin . Once every 3 weeks. I was wiped out that first...

  12. What happens next after stopping chemo for extensive sclc?
    ... neck and bones. Back to the chemo. This time it was Cisplatin and Irrenotecan. Nasty stuff. This time, Dorothy...

  13. A little vent and an update~
    ... to go back, hhhmm? My husband was on Etopside and Cisplatin for his first line of chemo and boy it was tough....

  14. carboplatin and erbutux
    ... memory serves me right, Carboplatin developed from Cisplatin which has harsher side effects. Carboplatin typicall...

  15. Small lung cancer in 63 year old
    ... has chemo advice, I welcome it. She will have the Cisplatin and another drug for three days, then in three weeks...
    ... Is it Cisplatin and Etopside? That is a very common combo for SCLC...

  16. Sad Sad News Today NSCLC CT Results
    ... had researched. She was on a combo of taxotere and cisplatin . My mom underwent one round of Chemo ( I believe it...

  17. Question re side effects of chemo
    ... chemo is she on? My husband first did Estopside and Cisplatin then he became resistant to that and did Topotecan...
    ... yes. I can tell you that my mom had 6 mos. of cisplatin and etoposide which the side effects of cisplatin...

  18. AHCC? dads lung cancer
    ... kay I guess. THe oncologist there put him back on Cisplatin and Etopiside (not sure of correct spelling). She...

  19. My Daddy
    ... drugs for his cancer he had SCLC. The first round of cisplatin and VP-16, he had 39 tx with this then he had cisplatin ... alone for three cycles ,then cisplatin and VP-16 for four cycles,then three rounds of Topotecan...

  20. melatonin
    ... is effective against metastatic NSCLC that failed cisplatin . In many forms of cancer people that failed all other...
    ... Advil. The first time he did chemo with Etopside and Cisplatin he started feeling better from cancer pain within...

  21. thanks, and need guidance now
    ... chemo they will be giving her. Stan had Etopside and Cisplatin and do remember each person is different but it absolutely...

  22. CT results tomorrow
    ... chemo is the fatigue. When he was on Etopside and Cisplatin he would feel crappy for a week and then get to feeling...

  23. Merry Christmas
    ... chemo he has 1 cycle left of a single agent chemo( cisplatin ) and then he will have 6 cycles of two agents (cisplatin...

  24. Update on hubby
    ... Christmas,they will continue with the single line chemo( cisplatin ) then the next week he will have both chemo drugs ... ( cisplatin and etoposide). The onco also ordered another MRI...

  25. Hurray last WBR today!!
    ... for that!! He has had one chemo tx last week with Cisplatin ,this week they will use two drugs Cisplatin and VP...
    ... has declined. Yes, they do say not good to do the Cisplatin and Etopside when doing WBR so good they waited. ...

  26. Hello I am new here and my husband has SCLC
    ... Holidays okay. Are they treating him with Etopside and Cisplatin for chemo? Is he positive? When my husband was diagnosed...

  27. Second Line Chemo
    ... line chemo yesterday at this time they're giving him cisplatin ,until his WBR is completed and then he will have both ... cisplatin and VP-16. He is sick today from the chemo,he never...

  28. Well here we go again
    ... having WBR. He will be starting second line chemo Cisplatin later this week. He also has a blood clot in his...
    ... they are starting your husband on his 2nd round of Cisplatin . Our doctor told us that if my husband's cancer grew ... more before 6 months was up he could not do the Cisplatin again. (being resistant) My husband goes in January ... His liver has some large lesions and when he did the Cisplatin they only got about a 30% reduction of cancer and...

  29. My husband has SCLC age 43
    ... say they dx him with SCLC,he has had 9 cycles of cisplatin and etoposide plus 39 radiation tx. All was well...
    ... he start chemo? My husband received chemo that was Cisplatin and Etopside. I wish you the best and stay strong...

  30. 1st chemo
    ... My hubby recieved chemo ( Cisplatin and VP-16) once a week for nine weeks,and had radiation...

  31. Thankful and Scared
    ... chest and brain. He is on a 21 day cycle of Chemo ( cisplatin and gemzar). He doesn't always get it though, at...

  32. mom with extensive small cell lung cancer
    ... to the bones,stage 5)She was immediatley started on cisplatin and cpt-11.Treatments were 4 hours of chemo once a...
    ... less options with it.My mom had 3 treatments with cisplatin and etoposide she got very very ill by the second ... kill her if they started it.She no longer will have cisplatin but some other drugs she had a pet scan done the 15th...

  33. stage IV and feeling great?!
    ... and response, etc. When he was switched out of Cisplatin + Etoposide (8 hrs a day, 3 days in a row, every 3...

  34. New to board, an introduction
    ... or chest -he's had enough. So now its Gemzar and Cisplatin . How long can a person keep taking chemo? There...
    ... or chest -he's had enough. So now its Gemzar and Cisplatin . How long can a person keep taking chemo? There...

  35. stage IIIB nsclc
    ... is his last schedule of chemo (he was regularly on cisplatin and etoposide for a couple months and then on ironotecan...

  36. Is anyone on Tarceva and what are the results
    ... addreanal glands followed by another cycle of Taxol & Cisplatin in june 2004 ,...

  37. Has anyone used Iressa and what were the results?
    ... Iressa. He is taking it in conjunction with infusion ( cisplatin & gencitabine). He also has sores, but who knows...

  38. Small Cell Lung Cancer
    ... Cancer. His doctor is treating him with chemotherapy Cisplatin and VP16. He is going to be treated also with Radiation...
    ... Cancer. His doctor is treating him with chemotherapy Cisplatin and VP16. He is going to be treated also with Radiation...
    ... Cancer. His doctor is treating him with chemotherapy Cisplatin and VP16. He is going to be treated also with Radiation...

  39. Chicken Pox and Cancer
    ... Taxol for the chemo therapy once a week combined with cisplatin and experiencing the side effects of that. Mainly...

  40. Dad - Stage IV Lung Cancer
    ... recommending chemo? Using chemotherapy (such as Cisplatin ) in stage IV lung cancer is controversial due to the...

  41. So Scared/Husband diagnosed w/lung cancer that metastasized
    ... most popular combination that I see is with Gemzar or Cisplatin . I dont think she will be doing the combination, not...

  42. irinotecan for small cell carcinoma
    ... abstract follows -------------------- Irinotecan plus cisplatin compared with etoposide plus cisplatin for extensive ... lung cancer. In a phase 2 study of irinotecan plus cisplatin in patients with extensive small-cell lung cancer ... phase 3 study in which we compared irinotecan plus cisplatin with etoposide plus cisplatin in patients with extensive ... between the patients assigned to receive irinotecan and cisplatin and those assigned to receive etoposide and cisplatin ... median survival was 12.8 months in the irinotecan-plus- cisplatin group and 9.4 months in the etoposide-plus-cisplatin ... surviving was 19.5 percent in the irinotecan-plus- cisplatin group and 5.2 percent in the etoposide-plus-cisplatin ... myelosuppression was more frequent in the etoposide-plus- cisplatin group than in the irinotecan-plus-cisplatin group ... diarrhea was more frequent in the irinotecan-plus- cisplatin group than in the etoposide-plus-cisplatin group. ... CONCLUSIONS: Irinotecan plus cisplatin is an effective treatment for metastatic small-cell...

  43. small cell carcinoma - in the leg bone
    ... esophagus to start. He recieved chemo and VP-16 and Cisplatin and radiation. It had gone in to remission. Then...
    ... drug - he said she is too old for the other one - cisplatin is it?). He also said as an option that they could...

  44. Lung Cancer that spread to the brain
    ... showing 3 or 4 lesion in brain. Done 4 rounds (vp16 and cisplatin ) of chemo, the doc’s can’t believe it. New plan ... brain radiation start on new chemo drugs (gemzar and cisplatin ). 9/24/01 had a Hickman catheter put in the right...

  45. Small Cell Lung cancer
    ... second round of chemo. His frist round of chemo was ( cisplatin and V_16). He had a two series of raditaion. He...
    ... 2002. He had two chemo sessions with Etoposide and Cisplatin and they took a cat scan. This second cat scan which...

  46. Whole brain radiation therapy
    ... radiation and start on new chemo drugs(gemzar and cisplatin ) do all test again, pet scan,ct,bone,MRI lung test...

  47. possible small cell lung cancer treatment
    ... be confirming the results of a previous study using cisplatin and camptosar to treat sclc.in the previous study ... to acheive using the standard chemo of etopside and cisplatin . If the results of this hold true that would triple...


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