Gemzar

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Other names: Gemcitabine
Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
Gemcitabine (pronunciation: jem-SITE-a-been) is a nucleoside analog used as chemotherapy. It is marketed as Gemzar by Eli Lilly ...
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Gemzar and Leg Swelling

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www.inspire.com
am on Gemzar and Navelbine. Have had trouble with a...
" lymphedema I am on Gemzar and Navelbine. Have had trouble with ankles and left leg swelling. Now no swelling but both legs from ankles to... "

is only on Gemzar (and Cis - but no radiation)....
" My mother-in-law is only on Gemzar (and Cis - but no radiation). Her only side effects have been swelling in the legs, tiredness, and a little lose ...No nausea though, and she... "

is on Gemzar/ Abraxane. He just finished his 2nd round...
" Mike is on Gemzar/ Abraxane. He just finished his 2nd round of 3 sessions. This really wore him out and he had so many side effects- severe fatigue, vomiting and nausea, nose bleeds, swelling of... "

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bca.ns.ca
o do this to prevent just that thing--swelling in the legs....
" ...I've been on Taxotere and Gemzar since August but have few ...during and after treatment? I have to do this to prevent just that thing--swelling in the legs. And so far it's worked. ...pain to be on Decadron... "

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her2support.org
of my treatment and I feel tired, mild short of breath, an...
" ...effect I had with Gemzar was low red blood counts, it was very tolerable, but lately, I have had fever on the day of my treatment and I feel tired, mild short of breath, and the same thing ...3 weeks). I... "

surgery and is now taking gemzar 3 weeks on 1 week off....
" ...here. my husband Jim has stage 4 pancreatic cancer mets to liver. He ...surgery and is now taking gemzar 3 weeks on 1 week off. He all of a sudden noticed foot and leg swelling. They are 5 times the... "

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carbo/taxol and is now on gemzar. It just seems like all...
" ...go away. My mother was on carbo/taxol and is now on gemzar. It just seems like all ...get better. I know her cancer is stage IV and ...to a wheelchair because of swollen legs ....I just don't get it.... "

that his feet and leg swelling are sypmtoms of the can...
" ...doctor told him that his feet and leg swelling are sypmtoms of the cancer. ...had three chemo treatments of Gemzar. The doctor wants to quit ...all came back as the gemzar working. We feel the doctor... "

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taking, but when I was on Gemzar, my ankles and calves were...
" ...taking, but when I was on Gemzar, my ankles and calves were very swollen also. Gemzar was a horrible chemo drug ...me - in addition to swollen legs (and hands) - had flu ...fatigue. When doctor changed my... "

of treatment 1 week off. I also have high blood pressure...
" ...only a recipient of the Gemzar treatments and not an expert ...no advice attached. I was on Gemzar for 6 months 2 weeks of treatment 1 week off. I also have high blood pressure. I was also receiving... "

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