Started PARP inhibitor Olaparib and Provenge treatment
I am BRCA2+. Was on Zytiga for just six months after it initially lowered my PSA from 20 to 0.12, but started rising to 0.55....
I finished week 6 last Monday, went to the physio Tues pm and haven't run since ☹ I should be out on the trails in this amazing weather we ha...
PSA rose twice and now dropped a bit
Husband dx 7/2017 at age 48 Mets all over shoulders to pelvis and lymph. Taxotere with ADT....
I always appreciate the knowledge and experience of this group. After DaVinci surgery, Gleason 4X3, cancer was extracapsular and into a node ...
Zytiga and Firmagon
Today my dad went back to the oncologist for his monthly Firmagon shot. The dr had wanted to stop all treatments at the end of January becaus...
Good news from my side as well !!
Hi Guys, My PSA test results taken today morning came in at 5.32 down from 7.35 ( 10 days back ). I have completed 2 sessions of chemo and th...
Re-sensitizing Zytiga and Xtandi
Over time many of us will grow resistant to Zytiga and Xtandi. I thought I'd share some of my experiences on how I've managed to re-sensitise...
Starting Provenge tomorrow
The central line goes in bright & early, then the collection starts midday. They say it can provide a good benefit if done when the PSA is lo...
Xtandi or Zytiga?
I'm becoming castrate resistant. 4.5 years ago when diagnosed, my psa was in the 700's, 4 bone mets and lymph node involvement....
Biphasic effects of genistein on PC-3 cells.
New cell study below [ 1 ]. The biphasic effect of genistein has been discussed several times....
My husband has extensive metastatic cancer and is being treated with zytiga and prednisone . He is getting xgeva shots once in awhile as They...
Update on treatment
I haven't posted an update in over a month. Just finished radiation 38 limp nodes and prastate bed....
Lupron vs Firmagon
Firmagon brought my PSA down from 550 to 10.9 in six months. My oncologist is now recommending switching to Lupron ....
Keytruda failed on trial, now chemo
psa now up to 19 so obviously the trial is a failure. He is now going to start chemo, we assume doxetaxol....
Can I do Provenge with Zytiga?
Been on zytiga for a little over a year. PSA rose from undetectable to 2.26 on oct 14....
taxotere may be last thing left
CR to zytiga and xtandi. PSA went from 3 to 290 in last 4 months....
What weight is recommended for a weighted vest with osteoporosis with no fractures in a 68 female....
Still undetectable 56 months after DX w/ original 209 PSA and bone mets..
Hi all; Great news today still showing a PSA of <0.02. I never ever thought that this would have been possible after my initial horrific DX l...
Xgeva: Helping or hurting?
Any opinions/advice on Xgeva injections? As far as Osteocytes and Osteoblasts ( building up and tearing down of bone ) Do you know if Xgeva h...
Hi all I was diagnosed with PMR 6 years ago GP put me on 15 mg of Pred and reduced down to 3 when I had a flare, I have been on Alendronic Ac...
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