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Allergies board

  1. Chronic Hives(urticaria) Dermatographisim etc...
    ... such as azathioprine (Imuran) and cyclophosphamide ( Cytoxan , Neosar), may be considered. In some cases, plasma...

Pain Management board

  1. Chronic Pancreatitus
    ... Tylenol? All this was probably caused by intensive Cytoxan chemotherapy in May 2000 for a malignant course of...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Coping with undiagnosed disease
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Arthritis board

  1. Seems all the anti inflamatories are
    ... cyclosporine, azathioprine (Imuran) and cyclophosphamide ( Cytoxan ). All of these agents act to suppress inflammation...

  2. B-Cell Treatment for RA
    ... ednisoline (a steroid), and cyclophosphamide (also known as cytoxan ) via intravenous infusion, can be used off-label by...

Myositis board

  1. (polymyositis) talking all medications, but not improving
    ... or Cellcept. It was NOT until I started taking " Cytoxan " that my symptoms began to subside. I was nearly...

  2. any help for skin splitting on fingers?
    ... disease, but can not pinpoint it. I am undergoing Cytoxan treatment and the lung disease seems to be stable...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. My chemmo update
    ... got a lot better but the lesions are still there. Cytoxan just wasn't strong enough. {maybe?} My neuro has me...

  2. Good news...
    ... So there has been alot of talk about my starting Cytoxan with my neuro and I. So, I sent the MS specialist ... on that, he thinks it is premature to start on the Cytoxan . He thinks it may be possible that I have built up...
    ... Barb! I was really having second thoughts about the Cytoxan and the sterility side effects. I already have a child...
    ... Good to hear you don't have to start Cytoxan yet :) . I have too many lesions too count. lol. I...

  3. Luggnutt...
    ... wanted to post and see how you are doing with the Cytoxan ? I hope well. I see my neuro on Monday and he was ... game plan. I am certain they will recomend starting Cytoxan asap. So again, I hope you are doing well! Take care...
    ... :) Hi, I'm doing pretty well with Cytoxan so far, had 2 treatments, I stay hungry, lol. I have...

  4. Novantrone
    ... and will be discussing the switch from Betaseron to Cytoxan (another chemotherapy). I see an MS specialist in ... discussed the chemotherapy options. In his clinic they use Cytoxan . He said he has seen very good results and the potential ... throughtout the process to try and avoid any complications. Cytoxan is also not FDA approved for MS, so I would be willing ... about hair loss, all I know is my neurologist said Cytoxan doesn't usually cause hair loss, which led me to believe ... easy. I chat with someone on another board who does Cytoxan monthly. He handles the side effects, which usually...
    ... they were using to treat it. I was interested in the Cytoxan post, but I found this one on Novantrone. Maybe this...

  5. Take the good w/ the bad...
    ... He said "I already know what I think she should do ( Cytoxan ), but 2 heads are better than 1." So I shall wait...

  6. Anybody taking Cytoxan
    ... Hi luggnutt! I am not currently on Cytoxan , but expect to start next month sometime. I chat with ... someone on another board who is on Cytoxan . I have asked everything there is to ask, as I am ... tells me his vision keeps on getting better and the Cytoxan has enabled him to go back to school and study for ... Will you also be getting a dose of Solumedrol at each Cytoxan infusion? And for how long will you be on the Cytoxan...
    ... the board! :) The only set back I see with the Cytoxan is the 3 year regimine that they use here. I am on ... cancers down the road? I know you are only doing the Cytoxan for 6 months, which may be considered a short time ... or anything? That is my fear... that by taking the Cytoxan I get myself involved in a whole other ballgame! Well...
    ... leukemia and bladder cancer, bone marrow damage with cytoxan . Sounds like a crazy thing to do but you want to feel...
    ... Luggnutt, just curious how you turned out with your Cytoxan treatments. Have you had more treatments. I am considerin...

  7. Have any tried chemo drugs?
    ... m wondering if any of you have tried Novantrone or Cytoxan treatment for MS? I've studied them via Internet...
    ... The MS clinic that I go to mainly uses Cytoxan because the side effects are less severe than those ... Novantrone. I know the one thing the talk about with Cytoxan is bladder infections/ cancer. They give IV fluids ... the results are in, I believe I am going to start on Cytoxan . I know that with Novantrone they are very concerned ... neurologist said that he has seen better results with Cytoxan in his clinic, and it can be used for a longer span...

  8. life expectancy
    ... a last resort when deterioration is at it's peak. Cytoxan and Novatrone are two of the most known types of chemo...

Neuropathy board

  1. peripheral neuropathy feet and lower legs
    ... The treatments to date are, Rituxan, Plasmapheresis, Cytoxan , now taking steroids... My question is , is there...

Cancer board

  1. chemo.. actinomycin
    ... other chemotherapy: Vincristine, actinomycin-D and cytoxan are the first drugs given as part of the VAC protocol...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. Oncotype dx test
    ... couple days about the combination of Taxotere and Cytoxan instead of Adriamycin and Cytoxan. The TC combination...

  2. Newly diagnosed survivor
    ... I'm going every three weeks for treatment. I'm on cytoxan & taxoterre. I understand A/C is worse, so I'm grateful...

  3. Feedback needed Post Surgery Complications
    ... Hi. I assume your chemo was adriamyacin & cytoxan which seems pretty standard. Here's my experience...
    ... Thank you! I get both adriamyacin & cytoxan and one other that starts with a 'T', can't remember...

  4. newly dx;invasion ductal carcinoma?what now
    ... if I choose the chemo, I would be on Taxotere and Cytoxan . I am a little scared about the chemo side effects...

  5. Roll Call
    ... also had 8 treatments of chemo, 4 with adriamycin and cytoxan and then 4 treatments of taxol, followed by 31 doses...

  6. Can you add to this list?
    ... 06 and my radiation 2/2/07. I received Adriamycin, Cytoxan and Taxol. Take care and keep in touch :) Linda...
    ... info infront of me. I will be starting Adriamycin, Cytoxan and Taxol in probably 3 weeks. Just had the surgery...
    ... but has a ways to go. I too had the Adriamycin, Cytoxan and Taxol. Has your onc explained what all to expect...

  7. Arimidex
    ... you during your teaching. After that I got the Cytoxan ....it was in a 500cc bag and it was run in over I...
    ... knowing I guess. I am getting the adriamycin and cytoxan . But I am ready to kick its a_ _!!!!!!!!!My 16 year...
    ... cancer last July, and had a masectomy last August. Took Cytoxan , Neosar and then Adriamycin, Rubex and Taxol. (chemotherapy...

  8. Radiation after breast cancer lumpectomy?
    ... what drugs they use on you. I received Adriamycin, Cytoxan and Taxol. Taxol was the worse on me but I knew I...

  9. joint pain from arimidex
    ... DRUGS THEY USED ON ME. I HAD TAXOL AND TAXOTERE ALONG CYTOXAN AND ADRIMYIACYM (BAD SPELLING) . IT IS SO WEIRD THAT...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. Cancer survivor; fighting depression?
    ... good wishes. I was on chemotherapy (fludarabine and cytoxan ) along with rituxan. I finished three cycles of cytoxan...
    ... good wishes. I was on chemotherapy (fludarabine and cytoxan ) along with rituxan. I finished three cycles of cytoxan...

Cancer: Prostate board

  1. Life Expectantcy
    ... sometimes used include satraplatin, mitoxantrone, and Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide). There is some debate about whether...

Lymphomas board

  1. Just need to vent!!!!
    ... The next one down the line for us to try will be Cytoxan . It wont be the same by any stretch as the therapy...

  2. Dad has lymphoma
    ... difficult time. I was treated with Fludarabine, Cytoxan and Rituxan but there are several treatment options...

  3. Just Diagnosed
    ... good break in between. And I had three cycles of one, cytoxan , four cycles of Fludarabine and I was also given Rituxan...

  4. Question regarding CHOP Treatments/Feeling Ill
    ... have RCHOP but I found my treatment (Fludarabine, Cytoxan and Rituxan) more difficult to tolerate as time went...

  5. Post treatment rash
    ... bother my oncologist. I am also on Fludarabine and Cytoxan but treatment of those was delayed until next week...

  6. New Here - Question??
    ... moment and had to delay treatment of fludarabine and cytoxan this week and just have the rituxan. Something gave...

  7. Mary/IL?
    ... finished my second cycle of rituxan, fludarabine and cytoxan and am in my usual yucky phase feeling quite sick...

  8. The results are in!
    ... Debbiefix's favourite!) along with Fludarabine and Cytoxan three days a week and then three weeks break. Hopefully...

  9. Rituxan
    ... but I believe the meds in my particular chemo were cytoxan , adriamycin, vincristine and prednisone. I was diagniosed...

Mesothelioma board

  1. father just diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma 07/31/07. age 63
    ... the ct scans. She s*****ed me to doxorubicin and cytoxan . I've had two cycles, and I'll find out in two weeks...
    ... Well, the doc told me today that the doxorubicine and cytoxan didn't work. She said that since Alimta and carboplatin...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Auot Immune Vestibulopothy
    ... most cases a chemotherapy type of medication such as Cytoxan will be used over the long term (Sismanis et al ,...

Anemia board

  1. CBC numbers
    ... and hist of breast CA treated with arithromycin and cytoxan . Got any ideas on that one because no one else seems...

  2. Hemolytic Anemia
    ... going on stronger immunosupperants such as imuran or cytoxan ..wonder if any of you have had better success with...

  3. cold agglutinin Hemolytic anemia
    ... of my legs. I have been on cyclosporine pills and cytoxan chemo drugs. They didn't work. Now, I have been...
    ... end up with Raynaud's syndrome. Possibly from the cytoxan or could be associated with the cold agglutinin. ...

  4. i got AIHA, now what?
    ... I was having some extreme hot flashes from taking cytoxan in the past that I took an over the counter (Estoven...
    ... told that it was either the anemia or caused by the cytoxan that was given to me back in October or both. I had...

  5. cold agglutinins
    ... the side effects would be much more tolerable than Cytoxan . Best of luck, George F....
    ... after the operation. Besides the surgery my wife took Cytoxan and had plasma exchange to treat the anemia. SC...
    ... after the operation. Besides the surgery my wife took Cytoxan and had plasma exchange to treat the anemia. ...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. ITP? Menstral periods?
    ... me with ITP. I was given a chemo treatment called Cytoxan and also some iron through an IV. I was put on 40...

  2. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura.(ttp)
    ... out; was given VanCristin, chemotherapy; was given Cytoxan , chemotherapy. My TTP turned into ITP in July and...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Going from 20 to 80mg Lipitor.....Lenin are you our there?
    ... dose was 7/19/07 and first regimen was Adriamycin and Cytoxan every 3 weeks for 4 doses then Taxol every week for...

Immune Disorders board

  1. Help, My Husband Just Diagnosed With Wegener's Grandulomatosis
    ... my arms and legs. If you do have to take the cytoxan make sure you get meds for the nausea...strong ones ... is 30mg a day. I have to get the IV treatments of Cytoxan once a month with 150 mg of methelprednisone in my ... effects are pretty mild. Much more so than MTX or Cytoxan . I have only had 3 treatments, and am really hoping...

  2. Wegener's Granulomatosis
    ... was diagnosed early. He has been on prednisone and cytoxan and (keeping fingers crossed!) he's doing really well...
    ... just put you back on the heavy drugs (prednisone, cytoxan etc.). Any more questions then just let me know and...

Lupus board

  1. how lupus affects eye sight
    ... doses os predizone and is having monthly infusions of cytoxan ( chemo ). She is now saying that close up ( 1-2 feet...

  2. Baker's Cyst
    ... They are getting pretty bad and I have had to start cytoxan IV treatments once a month. I am going to have my ... compromised right now. Even on the 1200mg a month cytoxan my white cell count is still pretty high considering...

  3. Help finding doctor in North Dallas area
    ... I am one of the few patients they have put on IV cytoxan , but it is our last hope. Next would be plasma paresthes...

  4. Any suggestions to help with my Lupus???
    ... was affecting m organs and bone marrow. I started Cytoxan a month after that and am still receiving these treatments...

  5. PCP versus Rheumatologist
    ... still very unstable and having to have monthly IV cytoxan treatments so my case is a bit different and is more...

  6. Hello I'm back - again, fingers crossed
    ... am only 3 years into it and already having to do IV cytoxan and solumedrol treatments monthly. This is my 3rd...
    ... count down to the 8,000 level. My Rheumi said that Cytoxan has been know to reverse the kidney decline. He has...

  7. please share stories of symptoms before you DX with lupus
    ... well as protien. I am now on monthly infusions of cytoxan . We are hoping this will get my lupus under control...

  8. realistic chic and others?
    ... last 3 years. They are going to make me take the Cytoxan now. I have held off on that as long as possible...

  9. hopeless and aggravated
    ... typing (HLA typing) form Thursday before starting my cytoxan treatment. He said I have red cell casts, white cell ... function is still within acceptable limits but it the cytoxan doesnt kick in pretty quick it will decline. As far...

  10. Very high ANA titer results and nucleolar pattern: lupus or scleroderma?
    ... helps. They have been trying to get me to take the Cytoxan but I have been resistant due to the harsh side effects...
    ... helps. They have been trying to get me to take the Cytoxan but I have been resistant due to the harsh side effects...

  11. Taking Prednisone for the first time.
    ... It also looks like I will end up taking the Cytoxan if the Cellcept doesnt get it under control soon....

  12. how to control going protein in urine
    ... Drs. use medicines like prednisone, cellcept and cytoxan to help the kidneys and lower protein in urine. Which...

  13. Really Low Blood Platelets . . . What is best treatment?
    ... out; was given VanCristin, chemotherapy; was given Cytoxan , chemotherapy. My TTP turned into ITP in July and...

  14. How long does it take?
    ... gained the full effect yet. My next try will be Cytoxan according to my rheumi. I am just scared of that...

  15. Shaking eyes
    ... that was the catalyst to puting me on the cellcept or cytoxan . I am just not ready to take the cytoxan yet. It ... only thing at this point that might keep me off the cytoxan so I am really crossing my fingers it will work. ...

  16. Cellcept
    ... we shall see how well it works. I havent taken the Cytoxan . It is really my last resort. That stuff just sounds...

  17. Have SLE and NOT on Plaquenel??
    ... Nephritis IV two weeks after - had 5 rounds of chemo ( cytoxan ), now on Cellcept due to complications with the chemo...

  18. Lupus in 14 year old...........NEED SUPPORT!!
    ... diagnosed with Lupus and have recieved 5 treatments of Cytoxan - however, it made me so sick my Dr. is changing me ... has been bad, my WBC plummetted to 500 due to the Cytoxan , I've been in an almost constant state of being in ... know is how I feel which isn't so great. How much Cytoxan are they treating your daughter with?? My Dr. took ... the hospital I was admitted at to my Dr.'s amount of Cytoxan that he gave me. It was an eye opener in a lot of ... scared I'll be honest - he wants to stick with the Cytoxan but it's messed me up so bad he HAS to go with something...
    ... diagnosed with Lupus and have recieved 5 treatments of Cytoxan - however, it made me so sick my Dr. is changing me ... has been bad, my WBC plummetted to 500 due to the Cytoxan , I've been in an almost constant state of being in ... know is how I feel which isn't so great. How much Cytoxan are they treating your daughter with?? My Dr. took ... the hospital I was admitted at to my Dr.'s amount of Cytoxan that he gave me. It was an eye opener in a lot of ... scared I'll be honest - he wants to stick with the Cytoxan but it's messed me up so bad he HAS to go with something...
    ... That is true - Cytoxan is supposed to be per your body size - but my Dr....

  19. Cellcept - has it worked for you??
    ... with Stage IV Lupus Nephritis and have been on chemo ( Cytoxan ) ever since. My Lupus is VERY aggressive, and my ... of chemo (once a month) in the following doses of Cytoxan - 1500mg, 1800mg, 2100mg, 2500mg, and the last one ... they were although he absolutely prefers to use the Cytoxan , he told me he wanted to change me to Cellcept to ... since I've been suffering so much. He prefers the Cytoxan because it's been proven to work, however, studies ... my meds, aren't any better to read about then the Cytoxan 's. So I could get even worse if it DOESNT work. ... At least on Cytoxan I'm miserable, but I know what to expect. Is anyone...
    ... because it might not work, where as we know for sure the Cytoxan will. I understand my body can take so much - I'm...
    ... It took an extremely high and almost lethal dose of cytoxan (2900mg) before I responded...so I'm worried I'll...
    ... it not working fast enough or good enough vs. the Cytoxan although that really kicked me in the rear. Anyways...

  20. Cytoxan - do you get it?? How Much??
    ... I was on cytoxan and it worked. Aside from the nausea, my lupus flares ... to stable. So if you can stand the side effects of cytoxan , its worth it....

  21. Too sick to post :(
    ... for me and my rheumy said that my next step would be Cytoxan . He does not want to prescribe that to me because ... t feel like putting myself through something like Cytoxan . It would be great if I actually had Lyme, it's not...
    ... your rhuemy to prescribe that treatment before the cytoxan , see if the Lyme treatment works?...
    ... to go. What meds have they tried? You mentioned cytoxan possibly? With the Lupus have they looked at results...

  22. teens with lupus
    ... probably have to try something else like cellsept or cytoxan if theres kidney involvement. I'm very lucky that...

  23. lupus nephritis and Cellcept
    ... decided to see if the cellcept worked, and if not, go to cytoxan . i was so happy because i was very afraid of cytoxan...
    ... I was on cytoxan and it worked too.Now I am off but am starting cellcept...

  24. lupus meds
    ... it seems like thats where I'm headed. I've tried cytoxan , but became deathy ill with it, tried cellcept but...

  25. Is anyone taking Cellcept?
    ... i saw in another thread that you were comparing to cytoxan .. there is no comparison on side effects. cellcept...

  26. what do you do to get past the bad days?
    ... meds and will be going through a 6 month regimn of cytoxan . Of course you all know I am tired, that's an understate...
    ... tomorrow for the first time, wish me luck. I have a Cytoxan treatment on Monday, hoping for little or no nausea...


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