" ...4/12 nodes affected) and now two years into Tamoxifen, it was the chemo that affected my Sjogrens, not the radiation. It really reduced my saliva...it was intolerable :( I take salagen three times... "
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" ...and cataracts Just joined these boards. I had breast cancer and was on tamoxifen for 5 years and am now on Femara. I had cataracts before I became ill. Now with being on prednisone and imuran fo... "
" ...\"you have (breast) cancer 3-4 years ago. Lumpectomy and radiation and so far I''m sailing along. I also see my dcncer doc this Friday. I've taken methotrexate for 4 years because of the Sjogrens... "
" ...I definitely would recommend seeing a rheumatologist. There are other systemic issues in addition to dry eye and mouth that need to be addressed with Sjogrens. ...diagnosed with infiltrative du... "
" ...Sjogren's. So, I've had my thyroid function tested and it's normal. I did some research on hair loss and wondered if it was related to androgen levels being too high. Got knee lub injections a ... "
" ...know that when breast cancer is found early, ...and was diagnosed with breast cancer 9 y/o. She had a mastectomy and chemo for her treatment. She said her Sjogrens symptoms (especially... "
" ...had a dx of breast cancer ...plaquenil. Not days, but weeks/months. Then the radiation took me back to another place. My rheumy told me that I'm sort of \"in remission\" because the meds are ... "
" ...stages. I also have Sjogrens Syndrome and fibromyalgia. What ...or some of the following: Sjogrens, radiation from breast cancer, 20 years of smoking prior to... "
" ...a Foundation member. I've used Biotene products for almost 9 ...She knows to ask because her oncologist (she's had breast CA) has Sjogren's. Prairie... "
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