Failed all gold standard treatments and both Chemos? Whats next?
Hello everyone and sorry we are all here. I wish everyone the best....
I have been on fermagon for a week and starting Monday they will put me on taxotere,xgeva,and lupron. What can I expect?...
Other taxotere side affects?
Taxotere side affects. In addition to standard/largely documented side affects, has anyone experienced stuffy nose with this chemo drug?...
Maybe Taxotere Is Not Such a Good Idea - The Sad Case of Tom Johnson
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
I have a friend named Kent Cartwright who told me about this group. Unfortunately Kent passed away last week....
Jevtana / Cabazitaxel
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...
Some news that has rocked my boat a little today.
Then she hit me with the CA125 result which last week's onc ordered for me as he could see I was anxious. My onc and I were delighted and all...
Chemo Progress Update
I just did my 5th Taxotere chemo infusion today and have the typical chemo feeling already. But only one more to go after this!...
Just started Cabazitaxel / Jevtana
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 ...
Treatment after Taxotere
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 ...
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...
Met to spinal cord surgery ahead!!
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...
Elgie's cancer is back
Hi My Friends I hope this finds everyone having a nice Sunday or whatever day it may be for you ;)...
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...
I have had 5 sessions on taxotere and now after the last chemo he is going to put me on zytiga or xtandi pills and said I will need to stay o...
Good news at last
Due to this it was then decided that it was unsafe for me to try it again, so cycles 2, 3 and 4 went ahead with Carboplatin only. Pre op my C...
"Researchers Develop New Strategy to Target Breast Cancer Metastasis in Bones"
I wonder if this could work for prostate cancer bone mets, including those who have already had chemo. Given they are using the same chemo co...
Chemo+ radiation+combo hormone therapy
Hi all, My father is on his third cycle of taxotere and recently switched doctors within the same practice ( language, scheduling, and one do...
Need help getting through chemo
I have Her2+ breast cancer. I had a mastectomy on Aug....
Opinions and advice needed
To summarise what has happened, I was diagnosed with stage 3a ovarian cancer back in March of this year after debulking surgery. My oncologis...
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