Failed all gold standard treatments and both Chemos? Whats next?
sinjonn in Advanced Prostate Cancer a month agoPOPULAR
Hello everyone and sorry we are all here. I wish everyone the best....
Maybe Taxotere Is Not Such a Good Idea - The Sad Case of Tom Johnson
gusgold in Advanced Prostate Cancer 8 months agoPOPULAR
Tom seems to never have fully recovered from Taxotere - I still think Taxotere can permanently damage the immune system. Some say no evidence...
Health Unlocked member passes away
irwinb3 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months agoPOPULAR
I have a friend named Kent Cartwright who told me about this group. Unfortunately Kent passed away last week....
Jevtana / Cabazitaxel
MrJack in Advanced Prostate Cancer 6 months agoPOPULAR
I am on my second cycle now with Jevtana / Cabazitaxel, I take a dose every three weeks my PSA has just gone down from 21 to 6, so Jevtana is...
Jimtjr in Advanced Prostate Cancer 9 months agoPOPULAR
I was dx in Sept 2015 with metastatic prostate cancer having a Gleason score of 10 & PSA of 10.4. I had to radiation on my spine to prevent m...
Just started Cabazitaxel / Jevtana
MrJack in Advanced Prostate Cancer 7 months agoPOPULAR
Ok, my Chemo drug #1 Taxotere has stopped be effective and I am now sick all the time even between cycles so we thought it best to switch to ...
Chemo+ radiation+combo hormone therapy
anya6 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 8 months agoPOPULAR
Hi all, My father is on his third cycle of taxotere and recently switched doctors within the same practice ( language, scheduling, and one do...
Chemo Progress Update
gregg57 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months ago
I just did my 5th Taxotere chemo infusion today and have the typical chemo feeling already. But only one more to go after this!...
MrJack in Advanced Prostate Cancer a year agoPOPULAR
Question, is Chemo for prostate cancer using taxotere really a sensible treatment is the benefit vs. cost ( pain, sickness , health risk ) wo...
Met to spinal cord surgery ahead!!
lyrikos in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months agoPOPULAR
Hello to everyone on the forum.... after some days of ignorance and wondering what has happened to my father,we discovered looking at the MRI...
Treatment after Taxotere
LP16 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 2 months ago
I have had 4 treatments with Taxotere but my PSA is still going up. MedOnco ordered a CT Scan to look at the tumors in my lymph nodes around ...
Opinions and advice needed
Travelmonster in My Ovacome a month agoPOPULAR
Hello lovely ladies, I'm hoping for some opinions on my situation. To summarise what has happened, I was diagnosed with stage 3a ovarian canc...
Supporting a Family Member with NSCLC
BillJbc in Free to Breathe 5 months ago
Hello all, Dad was diagnosed with Lung Cancer, ( stage 4 ). What is disheartening is that he had been seeing his primary doctor regularly....
Seeking Surgery & Chemo Advice Please
Tinydancer1 in SHARE Breast Cancer Support 4 months ago
I've just been diagnosed with invasive ductal cancer which already spread to a lymph node. I'll have surgery ( double mastectomy with no reco...
Rising PSA - When to be concerned?
JamesAtlanta in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months agoPOPULAR
Hi Team, Wanted to ask your advice regarding my PSA rise. Background: Diagnosed 25-months ago, Stage 4 Metastatic PcA, Gleason 4+4=8, Bone me...
Good Scan News!
PegD in Free to Breathe a month ago
I'm having an excellent response to treatment Tumor size is down to 1.1 cm with an SUV uptake of 2.8, you can barely see any brightness wh...
What's next after Taxotere if treatment does not respond?
LP16 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months ago
I just finished my 4th chemo treatment with taxotere. The third treatment stopped the PSA from climbing at 126 but I just got the results for...
How do you know if chemo is working?
paulofaus in Advanced Prostate Cancer 4 months ago
Hi Guys, I've had 4 rounds of Docetaxel ( Taxotere ) and before the last round, I asked the oncologist how we can tell if the chemo is workin...
Starting Chemo next week
Rollo67 in Advanced Prostate Cancer 2 months ago
Hey all, Well I met with my Oncologist and we have decided to move ahead with Taxotere Chemotherapy. 6 treatments over the next 18 weeks....
Taxotere side effects..
lyrikos in Advanced Prostate Cancer 3 months ago
Hello to everyone.... my father afteer 15-16 chemotherapy sessions feels his legs numbed and cant walk without help .......
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