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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of abraxane iv.

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Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
9/3/2010 1:30:25 PM

Reviewer: Quinton, 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:
Bilateral breast cancer with bone met. Today is 10 months the cancer is dormant. Bone, CT & PET scans since November are dormant (no lighted areas)

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
1/7/2009 9:41:56 AM

Reviewer: webbie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (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
11/4/2008 4:50:25 PM

Reviewer: TKT, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Drink lots of tea or water before during and after treatment. Take a pain relief and stool softner two days before treatment. Take an antacid gas relief if needed the 2nd night after treatment if needed.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
6/7/2008 1:05:20 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had stage4 breast cancer with severe bone mets. After 6 mos of Abraxine my cancer does not show up on any CT/PET scan. I have been cancer free for 4 mos.

Condition: Breast Cancer that has Spread to Another Part of the Body
2/14/2008 11:47:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I finished my Abraxane treatment a little over 1 year ago. I still have severe numbness and swelling in my hands and legs. I also had substantial vision loss almost immediately after my first treatment. I was in terrible pain during the treatment. I think that the prescribing physician should tell people that it will age you 20 years, on the spot, and you will never be the same. My doctor tried th ... Show Full Comment

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