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Rare Disorders board

  1. carcinoid syndome
    ... my treatment now is down to one 30ml injection of sandostatin LAR per month plus creon forte tablets as i do not...

  2. Octeotide
    ... your other post btw. octreatide is also known as sandostatin , it would be on prescription only i think. karen...

Cancer board

  1. Cancer - Carcinoid Syndrome anyone?
    ... _____________________ Has anyone been on the SANDOSTATIN injections and have it NOT worked for you? I have...

  2. neuroendocrine tumors of pancreas spread to liver
    ... operation then the doctor advise my father to use sandostatin then after 2 years(2003) we learned that tumors spread ... these tumors from his liver,ration he has been using sandostatin . 5 days ago my father has been checked by his doctor...

  3. Cancer in Liver from unknown source
    ... collecting seratonin, and the PET scan. The doc mentioned Sandostatin (and that is so expensive) as a treatment for it....
    ... If I did, I'd probably run out the door, lol. Is Sandostatin a chemotherapy or one of the other therapies? Don...
    ... much more than I did a week before my last post. Sandostatin is usually given to treat chronic diarrhea in patients...
    ... Hi Magu, Thanks for the explanation re sandostatin . It can be very frustrating for those of us who...
    ... him as having Carcinoid Syndrome and started him on Sandostatin and Zometa. Although this will ease the symptoms...

  4. Carcinoid tumors?
    ... stomach I think?) a few months ago and was put on Sandostatin IM. She is having what I believe are the severe,...
    ... find info about her specific case........she gets Sandostatin injections once monthly (30mg) and sometimes she's...
    ... From what I understand of Sandostatin , which is next to nothing, it seems that the impact ... What does octreotide injection do? OCTREOTIDE ( Sandostatin ®, Sandostatin LAR® Depot) decreases the production...
    ... and is going to see the Dr. tuesday to talk about Sandostatin treatment. Is your grandma still on Standostatin...
    ... stomach I think?) a few months ago and was put on Sandostatin IM. She is having what I believe are the severe,...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. Dad Stage III Cancer & Severe Diarrhea
    ... Sandostatin shots didn't do much for me. What really helped was...

  2. Does anyone have diarrhea since a colon resection?
    ... I use immodium and lomotil . Also get a shot of sandostatin once per month . Avoiding fried foods and caffeine ... folfox chemo is working for me . Good luck , maybe sandostatin is a possibility for you ....
    ... Thank you all so much. I have not tried lomotil or sandostatin . My Drs say that OTC drugs are just as good as prescriptio...

  3. It's Beginning
    ... volunteered for a trial of a new diarrhea control med, ( sandostatin LR, I believe) and I need a shot of that stuff at...
    ... precisely where to shoot you with the radiation. Sandostatin sucked for me and didn't work. Everyone is different...
    ... afternoon; there was some delay because of the trial of Sandostatin LAR that am involved with, and the holiday. The...

  4. Anyone have diarrhea advice?
    ... Hi: Your SIL was probably on Sandostatin injections. I, too tried this when I had constant...

  5. Please help with new Chemo Treatment of FOLFOX4
    ... Immodium and Lomotil-- I even tried the injectable Sandostatin ). The combination of all this did shrink the...

  6. Question for Fudd
    ... are laparotomy (no.1 recommendation) or a trial of sandostatin (no. 2 recommendation) but this could change after...

Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver board

  1. pancreatic cancer
    ... She too had horrible diarrhea, and had to take the Sandostatin shots, and even had it given via IV. Her enzymes...

Cancer: Prostate board

  1. The Results are Back
    ... They gave him his first treatment today of Zometa and Sandostatin , but I am still not sure what his prognosis will be...

Cancer: Stomach board

  1. 24 and just diagnosed with stage 4 stomach cancer
    ... hell) that saved my life. They are treating me with sandostatin shots 3x daily and a long lasting one every 28 days...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Whitecoat Hypertension even with meds.
    ... increase blood volume. Some Trade Names Octreotide SANDOSTATIN reduces the amount of blood flowing to the intestines...