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... I was on Folfox first along with radiation. The second course I was on oxiplatin. I still have a little numbness in my fingertips and toes. ... (12 replies)
... I was on Folfox first along with radiation. The second course I was on oxiplatin. I still have a little numbness in my fingertips and toes. ... (23 replies)
... I agree with CD, it's your body... However, I will add this. I've been on folfox for 5 treatments. I felt the effects from the oxaliplatin after the first two treatments. ... (10 replies)

... I had some issues with neuropathy, sensitive to cold for the first few days and other side effects. I also took glutamine but it was to help the linning in the stomach, the naturopath never said anything about it helping neuropathy. ... (10 replies)
... Leucovorin. My oncologist explained the side effects that could happen with each, and gave me a choice. ... (10 replies)
... f the team to better your health. After all, as I said, this is YOUR BODY, and YOU are the one that will benefit or not from treatment and have to deal with the side effects. ... (10 replies)
... t appointment, the doctor said it was successful on that tumor except that numerous additional tumors had shown up in the liver. When the doctor started him on FOLFOX he said that at that point we were desperate and there were no other options. ... (10 replies)
... Christy: I think Carl was/is infected. It is NOT normal for you to have all these side-effects from a port. They had trouble getting mine in, as I already said I think, and I experienced nothing similar except for the pain. Also, I hate to tell you, but working full time while on chemo may be unrealistic. You may feel okay now, but it tends to be a cumulative effect for... (9 replies)
... here comes chemo with all it's glorious side effects. Diarhea not being the least of them. ... (9 replies)
... my doctors would have been thrilled if I had been able to eat ensure and boost while i was going through treatment-- i lost a lot of weight and wasn't able to really keep foods down for a long time. So if the fact that my doctor loaded me up with ensure, boost and other protien drinks is any indication, you won't be forced to give them up! The BRAT diet is really only if... (2 replies)
... day. I know every one reacts differently to chemo, but I thought I would let you know how my husband reacted and it may help to ease your mind. My husband was on Folfox for his first chemo treatments and this time he has been on Xeloda, Comptasar and Avastin. After he has surgery they will put him back on this combination. ... (7 replies)
Folfox
Jan 6, 2006
... just 5fu. Folfox is among the newest first line treatments for stage 2 and 3 colorectal cancers. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Jan 6, 2006
... The possible side effects of this stuff include bone pain, leukemia and an exploding spleen. Waiting sounds a lot better to me. Has anyone had Neupogenia? ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Jan 5, 2006
... The side effects increase with each cycle. My biggest problem is now severe sore throat with absolute loss of taste. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Dec 6, 2005
... I also had oxalpalatin. My treatments finished this past May. Your husband's side effects seem perfectly normal. Like Gary said, the cold sensitivity goes away about a week after treatment. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Dec 6, 2005
... I'm also on the Folfox routine. My day 1 and 2 sound exactly the same as yours. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Nov 30, 2005
... Word to the wise..not EVERYONE has those side effects that they tell you about. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Nov 30, 2005
... Anyhow, side effects were not exactly ideal but they do vary from one person to another. ... (28 replies)
Folfox
Nov 30, 2005
... the side effects from Oxaliplatin? ... (28 replies)
FOLFOX receivees
Jul 12, 2004
... I am very happy to hear that you Dad hasn't had any major side effects. Has he mentioned if food tastes funny, or if he's had any loss of appetite? ... (16 replies)




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