Skip Navigation

Breast Cancer Discussions

Latest Posts to Breast Cancer Discussions

Hi, I'm Nelly S Z.
Hi Christine JC This is Nelly I take anastrozole and synthroid can you please tell me why you take synthroid in the morning and anastrozole at night. Thanks
  • about 19 hours ago · Like1
I'm Jamie, and I support someone with cancer
Hi. My name is Jamie. My brother was diagnosed with colon cancer last November. Before he was diagnosed with cancer in November he had a heart attack and went through surgery in January. He had byp...
  • about 23 hours ago ·
hello I amMonkeygirl
don<t go to the chemo therapy treatment
  • Wed Jun 12, 2019 · Like2
I'm Joanne E A., and I'm a survivor of Stage 2 Breast Cancer
I have just finished cycle 5 of 8 of Xeloda. Breast cancer spread to bones. I have developed the hand foot syndrome. Aside from my hands and feet getting dark and sore with some peeling, I have ...
  • Mon Jun 10, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Ruth A P.
Post #8 I had the same thing happened to me. Lumpectomy Dec 2017, had positive margins so another surgery in January 2018 to get clear margins. My dr did the Oncotype DX test to determine if I nee...
  • Sun Jun 9, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Sorry, I jumped to conclusions. I didn't have any nausea from radiation but imagine if it occurs the same thing applies as infusions. Ask your doctor about it.
  • Sun Jun 9, 2019 · Like1
I have been on anastrazole for 2 1/2 years with no side effects. I was also leery about problems, but not everyone has bad experiences. My oncologist said exercise and keeping active helps. So gi...
  • Sat Jun 8, 2019 ·
Responding to #45, YES!!!! I have no explanation for the swelling other than the neuropathy. I was just saying that I am spending a fortune on shoes trying to find some that do not cause me pain an...
  • Mon Jun 3, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Check with your doctor(s) and see if they have recommendations for you. Also perhaps your insurance company as that's how I found a surgeon for my breast cancer surgery that was in my network.
  • Tue May 28, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Jill F L.
My mother had pv for a couple years. She couldnot tolerate the hydroxyurea. It made her feel so sick. She would sit wrapped in a blanket and shake all day. She only had one phlebotomy. Her main pro...
  • Mon May 27, 2019 ·