Provenge - is it worth it?
" Immunotherapies have so far been disappointing for PC, except for Provenge. But some are doubtful that even Provenge really has a benefit....
Provenge in Michigan
Thought I would share an e-mail that I received today. The University of Michigan Cancer Center in Ann Arbor is beginning to offer Provenge....
I wonder if anybody had bad reactions to Provenge....
Had the port installed yesterday; consumed 3 hours, but other than that it was a non-event ......
Has anybody had good results with Provenge?...
Provenge and acute renal failure9
Provenge and acute renal failure. My kidney function dropped by half after first Provenge infusion....
"no way to know if it's working"....Wow. Provenge
well... what an interesting day....
To T or not to T?
Will soon have been doing this dance for 2 years. Lupron, Xgeva, 8 cycles taxotere, going on 17 months Xtandi with prednisone, celebrex, gaba...
.5, .8, 1.0, 1.3 - Stay the Course?
Those are my last four months of PSA scores. My MO says stay the course, anyone disagree?...
Provenge.....no side effects? How is that possible?
I was just reading a post and all the replies.... and it reminded me of a personal anecdote I want to share....
I was referred to a urologist who specializes in Prostate, Kidney and Bladder Cancers ( whom I shall call Dr. U ) by my original urologist. D...
Positive attitude is getting hard! Anyone been here and started something that really worked? Lu-Psma or something?
I had Gleason 6 in 2014. Had Radiation only....
BIRM Does It Really Work
I have taken BIRM for over a year now and IMO it does nothing to lower PSA. A lot of users say it gives them more energy, but so does coffee ...
Well...PSA up...and declared Castrate Resistant Advanced Stage 4....I guess there's not level after this one?
Me, diagnosed at 57 with Gleason 6... then last year at 60 with Stage 4.......
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...
The Cleveland Clinic Sucks
About 2 years ago I tried to get into the ProstVac Trial at the NIH. At the time my PSA was ....
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....
PSA RESULT DIFFERENCE
I found it disturbing that in 2 seperate lab results from the same lab 1 week apart one was 16.9 and the other was 13.8! One requested by our...
How to pay for Provenge?
I am looking to get early Provenge. Studies suggest, the earlier you get it, the better the results....
Xtandi Resistance Treatment
A friend of mine has been on Lupron/Xtandi for 23 months. His PSA was holding steady at ....
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