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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Xeloda Oral.

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Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
12/27/2013 1:32:16 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
sometimes tire more easley. some emotional feelings.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
9/1/2013 3:46:02 PM

Reviewer: Midnight, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This drug has helped stabilize my cancer. However, I am having a hard time finding a part D drug plan that covers this drug. Xeloda is not on Medicare's drug list. Wondering why it is not on the list.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
6/28/2013 8:53:42 AM

Reviewer: I'maSurvivor, 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've had breast cancer since 1990, recurrence in 1996, then in 2007 recurrence in my lung, 2010 in spine. I've been on Xeloda for a little over a year now. Started at a much higher dose, but am now down to 1650 MG daily for one week, off the next week. Hand/foot syndrome was very painful and now is manageable on the lower dosage. I have tendon cramping with Xeloda, but not as bad as with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
4/30/2013 12:44:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
2/24/2013 6:46:06 AM

Reviewer: Nancy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am on my fifth two wk on one wk off and it has lowered my markers from 122 to 66. This is after being on seven different IV chemo drugs. Hand and feet syndromn has made my hands dark, dry, cracking and extremely sensative but just found a new cream that was advertised for "woodworkers" and it is awesome. Called Working Hands and available at hardware stores and building supply stor ... Show Full Comment

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