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  1. Need some advice on CML
    ... medication should be about 20-50 times as effective as Gleevec which is the standard treatment for CML. More information...
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  2. Financial question
    ... was told 2/11/08 that I have cml, I am right now on Gleevec and it is working well. What my question is that...
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  3. CML - 8 months on meds
    ... diagnosed with CML yesterday. They have put her on Gleevec . Not knowing anything at all about CML, I immediately...
    ... fighting CML for the past 3 years. She was placed on Gleevec first. She did awesome on it until it stopped working...
    ... much more effective against mutant types of CML than Gleevec . The Philadelphia mutation is the basic chromosome ... than 40 slightly different mutations identified. Gleevec is effective against the most common mutations, about ... excess (and malformed) white blood cells. I never took Gleevec , and was considered for a test protocol for Sprycel...
    ... anything about fluid retention as a side effect of Gleevec . My sister began on that drug and is now retaining...
    ... the great statistical success of CML patients taking Gleevec or Sprycel, or Tasigna, a doctor would be foolish...
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  4. Cml,4 Months Later
    ... And Was Told Of Diagnosis. Im Doing Very Well On Gleevec . I Went From 600mg To 400 And Now Im On 300..almost ... and All Other Blood Work Is Normal! What A Blessing Gleevec Is For Me. Just Wanted To Share This. My Onc Suggested ... A Bmt, But I Really Want To Stay On Gleevec , Any Thoughts On The Gleevec Vs. Bmt? Love, Marlane...
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  5. Hi, new guy with cml.
    ... get those two things under control, then was put on Gleevec . Been on it for 2 months now, and my blood counts...
    ... similar battles. I've heard such good reports on the Gleevec . One fellow (a physician) here in NM with CML began ... treatment with Gleevec about a year ago and seems to be totally cured..though...
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  6. help!!!! I need friends:
    ... remission for 7 years now it has returned. She is on Gleevec . Are you? What kind of treatment have you had? Your...
    ... husband was diagnosed with CML two years ago. He is on Gleevec (400 Mg.) and his white blood count is now normal...
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  7. My Personal Fight:
    ... with CML. She tells me she's doing OK, just started Gleevec 3 days ago. She's just 43 and single with a lot of...
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  8. I want to share good news!
    ... oncologist went great. He told him that after beeing on Gleevec for a really short time, his blood was "normal".....
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  9. Gleevec results
    ... diagnosed with CML few weeks ago and she started on Gleevec about 9 day ago. Her WBC came down to normal. For ... most people Gleevec works. But her platelets count is till very high. ... The doctor told us to give gleevec at least 21 days to work. I hope this helps....
    ... just received really good news today about how the Gleevec is working. We saw my husband's oncologist this morning ... for this new medication. Stay strong for your Mom. Gleevec works wonders. Take care...
    ... works. Is your husband having any side effects from gleevec ? My mom feels nauseated all the time. She can't really...
    ... crazy when he said there could be a connection with Gleevec and the dreams he was having but I checked out some ... believe how many people have been having dreams with Gleevec . How's your MOm doing and feeling? Just tell her to...
    ... Just reading your posts. I am currently on 600 mg of Gleevec for ALL ph+. The Gleevec has worked regarding my counts ... after the 1st induction of chemo...I'm in remission. Gleevec has caused some fatigue and muscleaches (not common...
    ... your words!!! It's been a while since I asked about Gleevec results and I am very happy to say that so far it...
    ... was diagnosed Spet of '05 with MCL and has been on Gleevec since then. He's not able to work yet, he's a laborer...
    ... was dx with cml in march of 2005 and I have been on gleevec ever since then, I was able to go into remission in ... talking about putting me on sprycell and taking me off gleevec for fear of resistance to gleevec now....
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  10. Medication side effects
    ... My hubby just started taking Gleevec . From what I've read it's a wonder drug. It also lists...
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  11. Desperately need info
    ... burden is almost as bad. His Dr. wants to start him on Gleevec . We do not have any insurance at all. Any ideas where...
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  12. My son was diagnosed with CML
    ... was dx in march of this year. i have been on 400 mg gleevec until last month and my dr upped my dosage. my dr ... says gleevec is a wonder drug. although my side effects have been ... the only way i would have to consider bmt is if the gleevec did not get me into remission. which as of yet i am...
    ... CML on 9/28/04. She is currently taking 600 mg of Gleevec with mim. side effects. She is being treated at...
    ... week and it was clean. I do not know anything about Gleevec , and as far as I know it was not considered for his...
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  13. I'm having a bone marrow biopsy Monday - scared - please help
    ... but I'm not a hemotologist.if it is they may discuss Gleevec which is an absolute wonder drug for many w/your...
    ... but I'm not a hemotologist.if it is they may discuss Gleevec which is an absolute wonder drug for many w/your...
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  14. symptoms & diagnosis
    ... sub-type. About 2 years ago, the FDA fast-tracked Gleevec / Glivec for CML because it stops/reverses CML in ... many patients. However, Gleevec is not a permanent cure for all CML patients; some...
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  16. new drug released today
    ... news about a new drug that was released today called Gleevec . They said it is the biggest advancement in caner...
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