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....
Today had a port put in and it's quite a contraption...will have provenge..first one of three next Friday. nervous.Any suggestions sidNW
Today had a post put in. quite a contraption will have Provenge treatment #1 next Friday....
Intro and Immunotherapy question
Hi Everyone, This is my first post but have been following the group for a year which has been very helpful. Brief history-Diagnosed 5/2015....
Port in chest for Provenge?
Hello all. I just returned from a visit with an oncologist to start the the ball rolling regarding Provenge treatment....
Finished first round of Provenge. I was given benadril before starting infusion....
What can some of you tell us about the results of Provenge treatment?...
Have tried many different drugs....
Greetings: I am now getting treated with PROVENGE, as I am Stage 4 with mets to lymph nodes and one bone ( hip ). I have posted my whole hist...
Do you have a Urologist and an Oncologist?
I have an Oncologist who I see regularly. I don't have a Urologist....
My Cancer Journey
I am a 7 year prostate cancer survivor. I am presently using lupron, zytiga, prednisone, xgeva, and dutasteride as my primary therapy....
Provenge - Supplements to activate modified cells or augment Provenge treatment
I just completed the three infusions of the Provenge treatment. As is seemingly common, my PSA rose modestly over the 6-week period....
Hi All I am continually asking you all questions but I’m learning so much. I have seen a few members discuss Provenge as I treatment, I have ...
Finished second infusion. Side effects were similar to first infusion , but didn't last as long....
Health Unlocked member passes away
I have a friend named Kent Cartwright who told me about this group. Unfortunately Kent passed away last week....
Favorable Casodex withdrawal
Just thought I would share this, might help someone. I started out with a psa at 850....
News From The Mayo Clinic
I Just got back from 5 days at The Mayo Clinic for my 2 year checkup. Over 2 years my PSA has gone from <....
New Onc New Direction
Well it’s been 13 years since diagnosis; G 9, PSA, 4.2 Dr. Dattoli, IMRT, Recurrence; 3 years later, more radiation DART & continued ADT. The...
Confused why one must continue Lupron since it shows it's not working?
My father diagnosed with prostrate cancer spread to his bones. He is doing well....
My new treatment for prostate cancer will be provenge and lynparza. Got a call from Express Scripts that they don't cover lynparza for prosta...
Gleason 9 (5+4) 10+ years ago - widely metastatic cancer and running out of options!
My husband was diagnosed in 2007 at age 57, Gleason 9 ( 5+4 ), PSA 18. [ PSA at age 50 was 10 - a 3 core biopsy showed nothing so he was told...
what is the difference between car-t and provenge?
both are similar procedures, maybe even the same. i assume car-t tries to get t-cells, whereas Provenge tries to get dendrites ( Dendrion )....
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