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Cancer , medically called a malignancy neoplasm, is a term for a large group of different diseases. In cancer, cell (biology)s divide...
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Avastin
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Temodar
Other name: Temozolomide (Temozolomide)
3.5
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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... "

both. She got pretty nauseated from the Temodar, but after...
" ...both. She got pretty nauseated from the Temodar, but after ...considerably. Only side effect from Avastin that I ...side effect with Avastin. But otherwise she's tolerated it very well. D... "

good results with Carbo/Avastin after the Temodar failed....
" ...Besides the Temodar....did he do either CPT-11 or Carboplatin with Avastin? My husband is having good results wit... "

his GBM. Temodar failed. Irinotecan and avastin failed....
" ...husband is now on thrid line therapy for his GBM. Temodar failed. Irinotecan and avastin failed. We are now treating him with avastin and BCNU. What next? What are the odd of someing failing 3... "

use Temodar as the \"other drug\" as it has few side eff...
" ...luck with the Avastin. They're not continuing ...and so sometimes they use Temodar as the \"other drug\" as it has few side effects. (Although in my sister's case the Avastin worked without \... "

the Avastin and now back on Temodar again on its own....
" ...tumor growth and they switched the mix to Avastin with CPT 11 which ...2 mo's they did Avastin with VP16 but ...2 new areas so they discontinued the Avastin and now back on Temodar again on ... "

basically in remission and getting infusions every 4 weeks....
" ...husband Fred is 64. He has had 28 infusions of Avastin and is doing very well. His main ...bump. The temodar failed Fred also but he is basically in remission and getting infusions every 4 weeks... "

back on Temodar but he is so sick from it. We are adding...
" Side Effect Question\ Are the side effects worse with the Avastin CPT11 than Temodar? My husband is currently ...month. They have put him back on Temodar but he is so sick from it. We are adding... "

two days ago. Mike has been struggling with fatigue...
" ...Boston. They started him on temodar and avastin. 8 rounds of this treatment worked. We have started chemo(temodar) and radiation two days ago. Mike has been struggling with fatigue, badly. The... "

then cyberknife. the temodar did nothing. Now he is on...
" ...brain surgeries, radiation with temodar and then cyberknife. the temodar did nothing. Now he is on avastin alone and doing great. No signs of... "

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