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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
12/7/2008 5:03:00 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my cancer marker has been lowered a lot when nothing else helped.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
7/23/2008 5:44:39 PM

Reviewer: Savannah, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Been taking this drug for my bone mets. 7 months and no real side effects...Hands have never been a problem, feet are dry cracked and sometimes sore, wearing socks helps alot!!!! My Ca27-29 has gone from 300 to 80, so seems like its working, who knows what is next?

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
3/30/2008 7:24:15 PM

Reviewer: LindyJo, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Since I don't hold things(food) down very well, it (Xeloda) is coming up more than staying in my system. However, this may be my only hope for now, since IV chemo has become too risky for me to handle. I believe there may be some other factors that have come about, so I may not be able to give a proper analysis.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
3/24/2008 9:04:55 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have taken Xeloda for 15 months. Tumors in hip and neck have not grown and one lymph node in lung has remained the same size. I have hand and foot syndrome and had to take a brief rest to heal, but am very pleased with the results. Dr. is satisfied with the results also. It has allowed me to continue with my life without the horrible side effects of the previous two IV chemotherapy sessions.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
1/7/2008 6:35:23 PM

Reviewer: James W Moore, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Xeloda killed my mother. She died on December 27th, 2007, ten weeks after starting a Xeloda regimen. She was 83, and she was in very good shape before beginning her treatment, in spite of the presence of secondary liver cancer (breast cancer metastasis). The drug destroyed the lining of her digestive system, and allowed a combination of bacterial infections to attack and kill a portion of ... Show Full Comment

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