My mom 52 yr old was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer with widespread bone metastases in Jan 2016 (er,pr+ve).. hormonal therapy letrozole started in Feb 2016..on follow up visit after evaluation doctor said there was local increase in tumor and started us on fulvestrant 500mg yest..since yest evening she has severe breast pain and it is not subsiding even with painkillers..is this normal? Is pain expected after fulvestrant or is it due to the physical examination? What can we do to reduce the pain? I can only see the doctor again on next Wednesday..what can I do till then to help her?
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