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Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common and most aggressive malignant primary brain tumor in humans, involving glial ce...
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Temodar 5,203 Avastin 4,221 Temozolomide 432
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Temodar
Other name: Temozolomide (Temozolomide)
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Bevacizumab (trade name Avastin, Genentech/Hoffmann–La Roche|Roche) is a drug that blocks angiogenesis, the growth of new blood vessels. It is commonly used to treat various cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast, kidney, and glioblastomas.Bev...
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Bevacizumab (trade name Avastin, Genentech/Hoffmann–La Roche|Roche) is a drug that blocks angiogenesis, the growth of new blood vessels. It is commonly used to treat various cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast, kidney, and glioblastomas.Bev...
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I stopped Temodar due to weight loss, fatigue and stable...
" ...until 7/07. I stopped Temodar due to weight loss, fatigue and stable MRI's. ...07- then tried CPT-11/Avastin which did not work for me. I just started ...2 week Avastin and am feeling great s... "

his GBM. Temodar failed. Irinotecan and avastin failed....
" ...3rd Line Therapy for GBM Hello. My husband is ...line therapy for his GBM. Temodar failed. Irinotecan and avastin failed. We are now treating him with avastin and BCNU. What next? What are... "

with Temodar and it helps. It didn't help my husband,...
" ...combined with Temodar and it helps. It didn't help my husband, ...a night. No side affects from the Temodar and only ...radiation. So, they immediately switched gears to Avastin and CPT-11... "

plus avastin was the one that reduced my GBM IV...
" ...three months. I will tell you the results at the end of next months MRI. Previoulsly-34 months, dx 9/2010- under control with temodar,radiation, gamma knife,irinotecan plus avasti... "

(Temodar stopped working). He has shoulder pain nearly...
" ...Avastin (Temodar stopped working). He has shoulder pain nearly all the time. He asked the NO if this could be a side effect of the Avastin. He didn't believe it was but said that another GBM patien... "

your rad/Temodar -- my husband did well on that. Avastin...
" ...with the rest of us. Good luck with your rad/Temodar -- my husband did well on that. Avastin is a great drug especially for recurrences. My husband is not ...you are unsure. Husband dx GBM ... "

not good and she had a platelet crash from the temodar. She...
" ...(age 77) was dx with GBM IV in April ...methylation status was not good and she had a platelet crash from the temodar. She is now ...who are in pretty bad shape have benefited from Avastin, s... "

effective. She tried several therapies which did not work...
" ...ws diagnosed with GBM IV in August of 2004. Radiation and Temodar were not effective. She tried several therapies which did not work or worked for a short time. Duke started her on Avastin and C... "

luck with radiation and temodar for his inoperable GBM IV....
" ...CPT-11 (Irinotecan)? My husband had no luck with radiation and temodar for his inoperable GBM IV. Not only did the tumor not shrink, it grew slightly. He's been on Avastin and CPT-11 every... "

weeks. I responded so well to the temodar that they...
" ...responded so well to the temodar that they had to take me off of it-my counts crashed. On nothing for 3 months-the tumor regrew. 2nd craniotomy Nov 07 and started Avastin only Jan 08. Al my MRI's a... "

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