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    Condition: Colon and Rectal Cancer that has Spread to Another Area
    9/26/2018 6:54:45 AM

    Reviewer: Survivor, 65-74 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:
    I have taken this drug for 18 months. Tried Lonsurf first, but it was only minimally effective. Never did IV chemo. Aside from slight fatigue and mild to moderate foot pain side effects are mild. Effective at keeping CEA low.

    Condition: Colon and Rectal Cancer that has Spread to Another Area
    6/28/2018 6:13:48 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My mother took Stivarga to treat metastatic colon cancer. Obviously she was very ill to begin with, but the side effects of this drug were torturous. Her oncologist's words were that, rather than slowing growth, Stivarga appeared to have "seeded it everywhere." The oncologist said that that was the experience of every patient who had tried it. Stivarga did not change the outcome of m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Colon and Rectal Cancer that has Spread to Another Area
    3/22/2018 12:47:29 PM

    Reviewer: Harish Bob, 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Have taken Indian package Stivarga from bonhoa.com for over a year. CEA well within normal range. Slightly elevated bilirubin. Only side effects are mild to moderate hand foot syndrome, some fatigue and nosebleeds due to low platelets. Stivarga is really very expensive for me. The Indian package with different name also manufactured by Bayer and packing in India but prick is only 5% of US Stivaga. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Colon and Rectal Cancer that has Spread to Another Area
    7/17/2017 4:28:39 PM

    Reviewer: bballzgem, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am writing this as a data point for those who may be considering this drug. My mother was recently put on this and it was literally the worst drug she's ever taken in her 6 year journey battling cancer. I read the reviews and begged her not to take it, but she went through it anyway. The drug caused her to be lethargic to the point where she could not move, she had a severe loss of appetite, ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Colon and Rectal Cancer that has Spread to Another Area
    5/21/2017 5:46:06 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    My needle phobia precludes many cancer drugs. This is easy to take. I am only in my second week on this medication. 2 tablets daily. Few side effects so far other than faigue and some slight hand/foot soreness.

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