My introduction and my decision
Hi my name is Barry and I'm 58 yrs old with stage 4 metastatic prostate cancer... Involvement of the spine and rib.......
Lost the Battle
My wonderful husband of 38 years passed away on September 26 at the age of 71. Ten years ago he had brachytherapy....
She is missed
Marlene56 was my wife. She passed away on7-7-19....
When Is Enough Enough???
My husband has been fighting Stage IV PCa for almost 4 years now. In this time he has gone through castration, 50 rounds of radiation ( vario...
LU 177 Vision Trial
Anyone here enroll in the Vision Trial and get standard of care? Well I had the unfortunate luck of not getting the Lu177 treatment arm....
Lupron and Zytiga working, PSA 1000+ to PSA 0.02
A few weeks ago, while having a visit with my Oncologist. We discussed the great response from ADT, in 10 months, PSA went from Dx 1000+ to c...
Medicare Advantage Plans Any Tips, Insights or Suggestions?
Medicare Advantage Plans Any Tips, Insights or Suggestions? My Medicare becomes effective October 1st so I'm in the process picking plan and ...
Liver/lung metastasis and carboplatin
My dad's oncologist plans to do only taxotere for him ( he has not received any chemo yet ). I see people have been on carboplatin and taxote...
Those on this site with liver Mets in MCRPC-
My MO is electing not to use carboplatin and remain with taxotere infusion . Currently on Xtandi but PSA rising....
Is it normal for psa to go from 560 to 513, then go above 600 on just two infusions of taxotere. This the worst rollercoaster....
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....
What's my next plan of attack?
Need help from the smart ones. Stage 4 Gleason 9, multiple bone mets....
Yay! I made it to 62 today ❤️
Back story: Dx at 57 in 01/2015 with GL 7(4+3 ), Stage IV - Mets to L ureter lymph nodes, PSA @840. 30 months ADT, 15 Taxotere chemos got a n...
Increased PSA with Taxotere
Hi all, I have had 2 sessions of 3 treatments with Taxotere, and my PSA has gone up in the past 2 weeks from 260 to 290 to 300. My oncologist...
taxotere may be last thing left
CR to zytiga and xtandi. PSA went from 3 to 290 in last 4 months....
Looking for data-
Looking for data-currently on taxotere and just finished 3rd infusion- Sharp increase over 200 points in Alk pho’s and AST, ALT. Yes I have b...
For all those in treatment with liver Mets...
I am undergoing the second round of taxotere- 2nd infusion tomorrow- First round was 2016 then Mets to liver showed up 3-19 and increased by ...
Do cooling caps work
I start chemo next week and was wondering has anyone tried using a cooling cap to save hair loss. The chemo is Doxetal or Taxotere, I think t...
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...
Prostectomy trial or not?
My husband was diagnosed as de novo metastatic PCa to lymph nodes and bones in late April. He is Gleason 8 and 56 years old....
Partner with us
Start a Community