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Condition: Cancer that has Spread To the Bone From Solid Tumors
7/30/2009 9:57:47 AM

Reviewer: lbwallace, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had my first infusion of Zometa three days ago. Spiked a fever day two, severe bone, joint, muscle pain day three, less morning of day four. I hope this works. I can't live on tylenol extra strength.

Condition: Cancer that has Spread To the Bone From Solid Tumors
4/16/2009 1:52:34 PM

Reviewer: Banjo, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I took IV zometa once a month for about 14 months, now I am doing it 1 out of every 3 months. I think it helped alot, I have alot more aches now that I'm not taking it every month.

Condition: Cancer that has Spread To the Bone From Solid Tumors
1/28/2009 2:56:50 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: Cancer that has Spread To the Bone From Solid Tumors
1/2/2009 10:02:51 PM

Reviewer: blancheball, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have breast cancer in my bones. I took zometa every month for 16 months, then every 3 months. My cancer has not moved in almost 5 years. Very few side effects, just drink plenty of water after IV.

Condition: Cancer that has Spread To the Bone From Solid Tumors
11/20/2008 5:44:47 PM

Reviewer: Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
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