Advanced Prostate cancer i'am only 37 years old
Living in France, I am 37 years old and gay. I learned on October of this year that I had metastatic prostate cancer....
New to the group, diagnosed in May '16
I'm glad to have found this group. I began feeling ill in early April ' 16 and was diagnosed with PC in late May ' 16 with a PSA of 3275, Gle...
My Husbanddecided to do chemotherapy
Hi everyone, My husband Ken, was diagnosed November 2010 PSA 6.4 Gleason 3+ 4 Prostatectomy February 2011, Positive margins. 2014 - PSA 0.5 2...
We're new here - hubby too sick to post - no interest in anything due to degree of nausea & pain. Husband is miserable since Zytiga - more pa...
Here’s an update on what’s going on with me. I’ve had three Xofigo infusions, but we’ll be suspending that therapy for a bit so I can have pa...
Bipolar Androgen therapy starting in January
Hi everyone, I’m pretty new to this site does anybody have any experience with BAT?...
Gaining weight, muscle aches
I just turned 47, psa was 13.1, 2 weeks later it was 15.9, did biopsy and had a Gleason 8, removed prostrate and 5 lympnoids on October 4th, ...
Question about OS statistics for stage 4 prostate cancer
The published overall survival statistics that I've read for 5 year survival are around 30% for metastatic prostate cancer that has spread to...
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...
Xtandi is costly in the Philippines
Hi im a newbie here, my dad is diagnosed with PCa stage 4, with bone mets, castration resistant since March of 2015, initially with PSA 500 a...
First line therapy changes
Zytiga/Prednisone plus ADT after Chemohormonal Therapy The “ New England Journal of Medicine ” on August 20, 2015, recommended early “ Chemoh...
I'm Frank, I've been dealing with the scourge going on eight years now. I got a 10-15 year prognosis....
Oral Cancer Fairness Act
The oral cancer fairness act is a state by state law requiring insurance companies to cover pill treatments that you can take at home and not...
Experience with Xtandi
Hello All, your comments and shared experiences are most valuable for those entering the world of the " Beast " and those " Pros " who have e...
A positive about hormonal therapy?
I have been on Lupron since June 2016. For the fun of it they added Zytiga and Prednisone June 2017....
Zytiga and hair
Just wondering if my hair will grow back after chemo but I will be on zytiga? Thanks...
GOOD NEWS - NEW TREATMENT APPROACH
Hi friends! Just returned from a visit at MD Anderson and had good news I wanted to share in case it helps someone else here....
Early chemotherapy vs waiting.
Hi everyone, My husband is 58, he started on Sep 2017 a total of 3 firmagon ( degarelix ) shots every 28 days, plus zytiga and prednisone. We...
My father has stage IV prostate and is now in bones, liver, kidneys and spit on brain. They started him on Zytiga 4 days ago but I feel it mi...
Abiraterone & Milk Thistle not a good combo
I am on the new protocol for PCa: Lupron w Zytiga. A friend suggested that I add milk thistle to enhance liver protection as these drugs can ...
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