First round of chemo last Thursday and its hitting me hard πŸ˜₯

Hello its been a few weeks i been on and I want to thank you all for the support .well today is one of the best days i had since thursday so I have had chemo bout a year back but this round was terrible I have numbness in finger tips my legs hurt so bad feel like the flu no fever so thats a good thing.I just kinda wanted to know is this the fight oh my I felt so terrible I am trying to eat healty keep fluids but I just been so dwn I have my other half and my mom helping me.I am just getting very scared that I might cant take it my pain aches was constance but I fought and I am here so I ask do i expect this every time.

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  • I can't help you with that question, I start my in 4 weeks. I have to heal up from surgery first, but I'm not looking forward to it. I know it's hard on a lot of ladies, and some it doesn't bother as much. Just remember we all are different in healing and pain. Hang in there, things will get better day by day. Sending prayers and love your way, πŸ™πŸ»πŸ’•and remember your a warrior 😊

  • Yes thank you so much and I will send prayers your way also I am trying my best to stay strong thank u again πŸ™πŸ˜˜πŸŒΉ

  • Hello

    I have not started my chemo yet and to hear your story scared me , but my doctor told me I would not get sick as in nausea but I might have 1 or 2 days of having flu like systems .. please hang in there I'm right behind you all the way ! You got this I say bring it lets get this over and find out when were all done with chemo ! We are cancer free !!

    Mary (mustang93cars)

  • The day after your chemo are they giving you an immune boost shot. If so go buy claritan not the D one. Take it an hour before your shot. Take one pill a day for 5 days. Helps keep neck and joints from hurting. A nurse told me the trick

  • Thanks I will try and not sure bout boost shot but gonna ask look in to it πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘πŸ˜‰β˜Ί

  • I also have experienced neuropathy in my fingers and toes. My oncologist put me on gabapentin and symbalta. They have helped take the worst of it away. My first chemo also hit me hard, they did get more tolerable as my body seemed to adjust. I have had 9 rounds and find out on Wednesday the results of my last scan.

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