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 ...
Health Unlocked member passes away
I have a friend named Kent Cartwright who told me about this group. Unfortunately Kent passed away last week....
Finished second infusion. Side effects were similar to first infusion , but didn't last as long....
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 <....
Favorable Casodex withdrawal
Just thought I would share this, might help someone. I started out with a psa at 850....
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....
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...
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...
Doctor is suggesting Provenge
I wrote back a few weeks ago my dads about prostrate cancer the 2 PSA blood tests came back high a 3,22 then 3.64. he suggests we start on Pr...
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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