Hello all. My husband is just about to start oral crizotinib (just found out he's ALK positive). We are wondering how manageable it will be long term (we know everyone reacts differently) - for example, what side effects have any of you had and how have you coped with them? Steve's had 3 lots of chemo already and he's had some pretty nasty infections while on chemo and we are concerned about the effect crizotinib might have on his immune system. With 5 grandchildren there's always someone with a cold!! Has anyone had problems with low immunity whilst taking the drug? Steve was diagnosed in May 2012 - stage IV nsclc - adenocarcinoma, so we are quite used to living with it but do like to lead a normal life as much as possible with holidays etc. as we all do. Thanks for taking the time to read this. Good luck to you all on this roller coaster of a journey. xx
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