Cough 7. GEICAM 9805 studied the efficacy of Taxotere against another chemotherapy drug, fluorouracil (Adrucil). wrote: cco1 = we are all different so its hard to say. This is my biggest worry - that I will go through all of this CRAP and it will come back. I eat a couple of bananas a day now as I figure it's from treatment (lowered potassium). T - Taxotere® (docetaxel) C - Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan®) Goals of therapy: TC can be given either before breast cancer surgery (neoadjuvant) to shrink the size of the tumor, or after surgery (adjuvant) to kill any cancer cells that may be still present in the body. Didn't find anything in the stores that looked palatable, so I started looking on-line. She manages a large and active online survivor support network based at her local hospital and shares her wisdom and experience with the greater community via, Getting a Handle on Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Now What? Does it get better? The hair comes off next week and I am depressed about that as well. WellWater I don't feel bad though just sick on my stomach and the runs......who knows? Sorry to hear about your nausea this time around. After that, I went through the taxotere without problem. I have been done with chemo for a year now and have hair about 5 inches long. Decreased Blood Platelets 5. Feb 10, 2008 06:12PM Help with Abbreviations; We are 225,629 members in 82 forums 225,629 members in 82 forums Note to self: no ice tea when on those pills. grew back in a few months. My big toenails on it. Treatment-related mortality higher in patients with hepatic impairment, those receiving higher doses, and in patients with NSCLC and history of prior platinum-based chemotherapy who receive docetaxel as monotherapy at 100 mg/m² chj127 beegirl. I put this on 1-2 times a week. Here is the latest guidance.We will update it regularly. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Cytoxan.. For the Consumer. Approved by the FDA in 1996, Docetaxel resembles Paclitaxel, or Taxol, in chemical structure as they are both Taxanes. I'm also taking steroid pills the day before, the day of, and the day after. So the scenario is er+pr+, HER2-, no lymph node involvement, and ODX 21. I basically felt like I had a slight flu for a couple of days and took nothing at all and just rested. Either you have heigthened sense of smell or my is dulled. I have to say that, other than the nights after my Neupogen shots when my bones ache, I sleep very well. Thumb nails have blackish look to them but other nails seems OK. by I'm also taking steroid pills the day before, the day of, and the day after. My oncologist has me on 6 cycles of taxotere and cytoxan. I woke at 2AM, ate a little and took some Motrin-- thankfully fell back asleep. Planned maintenance - Tuesday 10th November, 7am-1pm. You said it was incredible but didn't say how. And in some women, it lingers for years. Better now - on wards and upwards. If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression. I'm real sensitive to pretend flavors - especially sugar substitutes - but this stuff tastes good. I have a VERY hard getting enough liquid into my system and have to go for IV fluid replacement every day for the first two weeks after infusion. I know I saw something about TTO being good for nails, skin and scalp - just don't remember what I read about it. I said I'd try ANYTHING and by gosh if Fig Newtons worked, wow, wouldn't that be more fun than Easy Lax!! Bladder irritation: Cytoxan may cause some bladder irritation, which may feel like a mild bladder infection. Learn more about our commitment to providing complete, accurate, and private breast cancer information. WellWater I'm trying to keep a positive attitude, but it is very hard. I'm rooting for the benedryl! I pray that it never enters my soul. wrote: I had my first TC yesterday. Tingling: Some women experience tingling (neuropathy) in their hands and feet. Not eating and not exercising make you feel tired even when you’re not undergoing chemo; going hungry and being inactive exacerbate chemo’s fatigue even more. You’ll probably be offered Neulasta, which is a drug given by injection 24 hours after each chemo treatment. lady4law New; Breast cancer forum requires membership for participation - click to join. Side effects requiring immediate medical attention. Breast Cancer Discussion Forums - Access the shared knowledge of thousands of people affected by breast cancer My eyebrows thinned out as did my eyelashes. But the bone aches are so bad today-- worse than round 1. These are the most common side effects attached to TC chemo. She said the figs have always worked for her. Strange that it came on so late... could you have a virus, esp. I am so tired today, no nausea emend and Aloxi worked for that. Usually you’ll be given medication to take directly after your treatment, and this should reduce these nasty symptoms to general queasiness, if not eliminate them completely. The nurse said that was a known reaction. Guitargirl - just a quick note: I didn't get Neulasta the first round, as the doc wanted to see how my wbc's would do. So, I sent the MS specialist ... on that, he thinks it is premature to start on the Cytoxan. wrsmith2x guggerty: Thank you for your encouraging words - it really does help, and I wish my onc would have told me Taxotere was a kinder chemo, so will take that leap of faith next Friday. about 8 years 3 answers • follow anonymous Survivor since 2007. Ask him/her about the choice of Taxol, as opposed to Taxotere. 21 years experience Medical Oncology. Dx 11/1/2007, IDC, 1.5cm, Stage IIa, Grade 2, 1mic/20 nodes, Oncotype Dx 23, ER+/PR-, HER2-, TNBC, Chemo/TC (5), Surgeries, Lump, Mast/Rec, move PM 4 rads, infection(2),Exch, Re-do(2), tumor '09/B9, lesions: Thyroid, kidney, sinus, mastoid, "activity' spine/hip, mini/strokes, 12/10 Scan Spina Bifida (L1,2,3,4), Dx 11/8/2007, IDC, 1.9cm, Stage I, Grade 3, oncotype score of 37, 0/2 nodes with ITC's in 1 node, ER+/PR+, HER2-, bilateral mast & oophorectomy because BRCA2+, in the middle of 6 rounds of taxotere/cytoxan, then will have 5 years of Femara, Leesa 1st time 4/06 stage 1 grade 3 2nd time 1/08, our commitment to providing complete, accurate, and private breast cancer information. I met with the oncologist who has ordered cyclophosphamide and taxotere. I will be talking to my onc tonight, but I don't know if there are any alternatives. Injected intravenously with a “cocktail” of other cancer-fighting drugs, Taxotere has been positively linked to permanent hair … Anyone else "breaking out"? ... Read More. Constipation 6. WellWater I hope to come out of my chemo fog tomorrow or Tuesday-- this second round seemed to make me more tired and achy. Try to eat small meals if that’s what you can manage, enough to keep you going. My hair really started coming out after the 2nd infusion and we shaved it off. listen. wrote: Good Morning: I think I found another use for our Tea Tree Oil - I am in the process of growing a huge zit (oy) and last night I put some on it....this morning it's smaller - yea! Got lots of movies to watch this weekend while I am couch ridden! Anyone … 40Something: My first tx was Jan 7th.....I am one week away from my 3rd tx and just yesterday my pubic hair started to come out. Some women have six treatments; if that’s your schedule, you can add another six weeks to that estimate. I've had some major zits appear recently-- not my usual skin! The taxotere did cause some neuropathy issues, but my tumors shrunk 50%. As everyone else has said DRINK DRINK DRINK if you can. I'm day 12 from 1st tx and wondering when my hair will fall out. leesa Susceptibility to sunburn: You may be more likely than usual to get a sunburn, so wear a hat, slather on the sunblock, and just plain stay out of the sun as much as possible. Very strange. wrote: I finished my 4 infusions of cytox and taxotere in April 2007. A 16-year breast cancer survivor, her passion is helping women through this devastating disease. I worked full time. I was using three different types of thermoters and kept getting different readings and I didn't want to go to Dr., but decided to go when one of the thermometers read 100+ , but good thing I did because it was over 100 and I had to be admitted to the hospital with IV Antibotics for three days and they didn't know where the infection was coming from , I don't mean to scare anyone, but there is a reason we have to watch that 100+ temperature. Prescribed taxotere and cytoxan. Thanks in advance for your replies. Post #1; Sun Apr 10, 2016; Jane K S. Jane K S. Essentially for the last 3 days I've been sleeping. TC is commonly given with the goal of cure. Applies to cyclophosphamide: capsule, powder for solution, tablet. I am so proud of Robin Roberts for walking down that runway -COURAGE is something I believe we all share. And eat enough to keep your strength up. It’s a struggle. I wore my wigs more when my hair was growing in. Can someone please tell me how these chemo drugs worked on them? Fig Newtons????? taxotere and cytoxan side effects after 4 cycles Am on Taxotere 1st round one infusion every 3 weeks for 3 cycles... having side effects 5 months after my. you got the chemotherapy out of your way. I believe my doctor ordered it for me as I wanted to give continuing working a shot and wanted to conceal my BC f/employees as long as possible, and the Neulasta was pretty much a guaranty of giving the best coverage to keep me going. At the time, it was (in conjunction w/ Prednisone) the only treatment for Wegener's. Learning About Breast Cancer. wrote: GuitarGRL: I know the TTO stinks bad! by I was still popping Imodium late last evening, but maybe the runs have finally stopped. As more and more women experience chemo brain, researchers are trying to figure out just what’s going on, and how to provide relief. I really need to talk to someone who has been on just this regimen. Harsch In this study, the researchers compared the usual schedule of giving Taxol or Taxotere every 3 weeks to a different schedule that gave a lower dose of Taxol or Taxotere every week for 12 weeks. Four cycles is usually the timing of this regimen. Taxol/Taxotere and Cytoxan (TC) therapy is one of the most common types of chemotherapy given to women with early-stage breast cancer. Feb 11, 2008 08:34AM - edited I am wondering if anyone else has had the same treatments and how their experience was after starting Taxotere. I'm starting 4 rounds of Taxotere and Cytoxan Monday. Feb 10, 2008 01:18PM No problem with the Cytoxan, but when the taxotere was connected, I got this incredible burning pain in my hip and lower back. Today I'm feeling jumpy from the steroids & probably because I shouldn't have had my usual ice tea for breakfast. Sunshine: You can safely take 1-2 capfuls of miralax if one doesn't do the trick. We understand that people with cancer are worried about coronavirus. If you or someone you love has suffered permanent hair loss after receiving Taxotere, then contact us to discuss your options for a free consultation. Wonderful. Does anyone have suggestions to alleviate taxotere and cytoxan side effects? If you do get these sores, don’t figure you have to just live with them; ask for some medication. “The results give us guidance on which women seem to benefit from anthracycline chemotherapy and which women will do just as well with the TC regimen.” It's important to know that the regimen of Taxotere and Cytoxan was given for six cycles in the studies. Is this normal? If you have already written these answers please forgive me. Feb 9, 2008 07:58AM I started a walking regimen of 20 to 30 minutes every morning 3 to 5 days a week on my treadmill. PJ Hamel is senior digital content editor and food writer at King Arthur Flour, and a James Beard award-winning author. I received Neulastas shots the day after my infusions each time. And my butt hurts... Now I'm just trying to feel well enough to get back to chemo on Monday. Are there some people who can skip that step? Your doctor will talk to you about this treatment and its possible side effects before you agree to have treatment.TC comes from the name and initials of the drugs used. Sleep deprivation seemed to be my biggest issue other than of course fear. It took 14 days after the first treatment for my hair to fall out. wrote: and for heaven's sake, I'm NOT putting TTO on my checks - it is my CHEEK..... Feb 11, 2008 07:06PM wrote: I started my first treatment today too. guitarGrl Not constantly of course or I wouldn't be at the computer, but lots and lots and lots of sleep. I believe the exercise is what helped me fight off fatigue and of course it was great for me emotionally and physically. We are all so different. These medications interfere with cancer cell’s growth and ability to spread throughout the body. wrote: I finished 4 infusions of cytox/taxotere in 4/2007. I was just diagnosed with TNBC and am now two weeks post surgery. This is my good week so I'm happy to be feeling good this week until chemo on Friday. Hi, I was on taxotere/adriamycin/cytoxan for 6 rounds of treatment after my intitial diagnosis (Jan 2011). but was given decadron to prevent nausea. Feb 9, 2008 11:36AM In fact, Taxol is … I out it on my toes in the AM and then cover them with socks. 0 thank. Some people feel the fatigue the day of and some don't get much fatigue at all. Or am I reading the internet too much? Take the usual measures you would during a flu outbreak: avoid crowds, wash your hands often, stay away from people who are sick. I had treatments every 3 weeks. wrsmith2x I, too, had invasive ductal carcinoma, Stage 1C, and had a lumpectomoy. Feb 9, 2008 08:02AM TC is used to treat breast cancer.It may sometimes be used to treat other cancers. Wear sunglasses if you’ll be outdoors in bright weather; and try “artificial tears” eye drops to reduce the soreness. grew back in a few months. wrote: I was prescribed Trazodone for sleeping. I think it might be that I got the Neulasta shot this time. Some of these are unavoidable, but some effects can be lessened with proper treatment. The pubes are almost gone, and the leg and armpit hair is really slowed down-- I shaved once 2 weeks ago. I didn't experience significant nausea. Feb 9, 2008 12:18PM This can certainly cut back on your appetite Not much you can do about this one. I think I will continue to take it even after treatment because I have always been a light sleeper and early waker. The women who got Taxol every week were 27% more likely to be alive and free of breast cancer 5 years after diagnosis compared to those who received the standard Taxol treatment schedule. wrote: Thanks for the words of encouragement, I think I'm a whiner. Cancer has progressed to my bones. Prepare by deciding on a wig, head gear, or if you’re simply going to “go naked.” It also helps to cut your hair short before it falls out. This is who we mean when we mention doctor, nurse or pharmacist in this information. I just started a regimen of taxotere and cytoxan for four rounds. wrote: Sleep continues to be an issue for me. T – docetaxel (Taxotere ®) C – cyclophosphamide. No BM for two days - I took Miralax last night and again tonight but so far, nothing. My nails became discolored (blackish). I notice I have charlie horse cramps in my legs more now. 75 mg/m2 IV on day 1 and cyclophosphamide 600 mg/m2 IV on day 1, given every 21 days for 4 cycles (TC regimen). They kept me in the hospital for two nights. wrsmith2X: My friend finished chemo last October 07 and she says she now looks like she has a bad hair cut, so she does have hair. Remember, an infection you get now will be more serious than a cold, so use your common sense. but was given decadron to prevent nausea. How TC is given. tricoastal1 Anyone care to share their experience with how your body responded to Taxotere & Cytoxan? Due the fact I had just come off from going through IVF, right after my surgery, my hormones were all over the place. Feb 10, 2008 12:14PM I'm going to have steroids & anti-nausea day before/of/after. They also let you choose what flavors you want, and each candy is in it's own wrapper so they are easy to take along. I am even putting it on my check - huge zit tried to grow but it is dimishing due to TTO. I met with the oncologist who has ordered cyclophosphamide and taxotere. wrsmith2x Avoid spicy foods, or anything that might irritate your mouth, including strong mouthwash. cc01 - There is truly no definitive guide as to when you'll feel bad or better or tired or energized or anything else. These medications interfere with cancer cell’s growth and ability to spread throughout the body. Also, did any one have problems with their finger nails? If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression 1. So weird. CHJ and WR....hope your stomachs are doing better. wrote: Thanks, guitarGrl. I still have brows and lashes and hope to keep them. So the scenario is er+pr+, HER2-, no lymph node involvement, and ODX 21. Solid tumor with baseline ANC1500/mm 3. For more information, contact our firm today by filling out our online form or calling 1-800-YOURLAWYER (1-800-968-7529). Feb 8, 2008 06:20PM My dad hasn’t received any chemo yet and this is the first time. How can you stay infection-free during chemo? Was it is the same place as last time? I have really appreciated following this conversation as I prepare for the next stage of treatment. Applies to cyclophosphamide: capsule, powder for solution, tablet. Feb 10, 2008 12:30PM Did your Onc find it this last time? I had four rounds of cytoxan and taxotere. I've tried sleeping pills and they didn't seem to work, or if they did, I only slept for about 4 hours and would be more more tired the next day than if I had not taken it, in fact felt like I was falling alseep all day. Regimens, side effects, and support from others going through chemo. Hang in there!! My blood counts bottomed out after a week so I had to have a shot of Neulasta 24 hours after each treatment. as far as how our bodies react. These 2 are endocrine-disrupting chemicals and they are looking and finding a connection to premature puberty, infertility and breast cancer. You may forget your best friend’s name, your own phone number, or which way to turn a doorknob… any number of heretofore simple tasks are made more difficult, simply because you’ve (temporarily, we hope) lost some short-term memory. guitarGrl I'm hoping it's ending because even the cats are bored with sleeping so much. I look in the mirror and don't know myself any more. Feb 10, 2008 09:03PM My hair did fall out from the taxotere but it . 6 rounds every 3 weeks. While “A” doesn’t distinguish between cancer cells and normal cells, it has a greater negative effect on cancer cells since those cells are dividing so rapidly.The “C” part of th… A Hypersensitivity Reaction To A Drug 2. I just started Taxotere yesterday and compared to Adreamicen and Cytoxan its not so bad i was expecting the worse because i read that it would make you nauseated and when i was talking to my doctor about it she said that even aspirin has a small warning for nausea and its doesnt happen much with taxotere and im feeling just fine ive been tired but thats it. September 9, 2014 at 8:56 am ; 8 replies; TODO: Email modal placeholder. Somehow, going from short hair to no hair is easier than long hair to bald. Chances of recurrence. My oncologist told me I should take a three month round of chemo (taxotere and cytoxan) as a precaution to kill any micro cancer cells that could be there. I did not use traditional sleep aids and used alternative methods. Feb 11, 2008 07:02PM susan. Ask him/her about the choice of Taxol, as opposed to Taxotere. imprint No data. on it. I am up for an hour and can't wait to get back to bed. It was approved originally to.treat advanced breast cancer in patients who … … color pale yellow shape No data. If you do run up against this condition, try not to stress; if it doesn’t disappear pretty quickly once you finish chemo, it should lessen over time. I lost my hair in August of 06, It started growing back about 4 weesks after my last treatment. And just generally any advice would be appreciated. Hope you're better today. This will probably happen a few weeks after your first injection. KathyL Now, I get a good solid 7 hours. 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