Oxaliplatin is taken for: Cancer Colorectal cancer

Oxaliplatin

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Other names: Eloxatin
Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
Oxaliplatin is a coordination complex that is used in cancer chemotherapy. These platinum-based drugs are usually classified as alkyla...
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Does Oxaliplatin cause Abdominal Cramps ?

Abdominal Cramps is a known side effect of Oxaliplatin
#146 in Oxaliplatin discussions - 10 posts discuss Abdominal Cramps with Oxaliplatin. Abdominal Cramps is #146 concern in Oxaliplatin discussions.
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experiencing a few side effects (mostly oxaliplatin) like...
" ...Well they added back the Avastin for my husband's 3rd treatment and that was a week ago Wed. On Saturday he had terrible abdominal cramping ...experiencing a few side effects (mostly oxaliplatin... "

of Irinotecan is abdominal cramping and skin flushing...
" One side effect of Irinotecan is abdominal cramping and skin flushing shortly after ...symptoms. I did have hair loss, I just buzzed ...me Irinotecan was easier than Oxaliplatin. I have a colo... "

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who have been on oxaliplatin, have any of you experienced...
" ...ago I had my first oxaliplatin injection. Everything went so well!!!! ...too well. Tired and little abdominal cramps. Last night the fur flew!!! ...of you who have been on oxaliplatin, hav... "

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who have been on oxaliplatin, have any of you experienced...
" ...ago I had my first oxaliplatin injection. Everything went so well!!!! ...too well. Tired and little abdominal cramps. Last night the fur flew!!! ...of you who have been on oxaliplatin, hav... "

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Atropine helped diffuse the abdominal cramping. I didn't...
" ...been bad for me (just oxaliplatin). The pre-meds helped and the bolus of Atropine helped diffuse the abdominal cramping. I didn't have fatigue (at least, not yet).... "

leg cramping, I got the abdominal cramping - I think it all...
" ...facial, hand, foot and leg cramping, I got the abdominal cramping - I think it all was from the Oxaliplatin causing weird nerve reactions. And if that is what... "

abdominal cramping neoadjuvantly although we attribute most...
" ...the dollars - thankfully. I also had severe, severe abdominal cramping neoadjuvantly although we attribute most of that to the ...though - he does Day 1 oxaliplatin and start the Xeloda. Conti... "

of nausea and abdominal cramping. I'd my first bought of...
" ...a mixture of nausea and abdominal cramping. I'd my first bought of ...believed I'd skip 5-FU and oxaliplatin. I wasn't ready for the ...more serious than 5-FU and oxaliplati... "

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on Xeloda plus oxaliplatin at the moment but since I have...
" ...plus oxaliplatin at the moment but since I have had oxaliplatin before (and ...I have some abdominal cramping/discomfort but hard to tell if that is the Xeloda or the oxaliplatin. Overall, I... "

On waking at 6am abdominal cramps and urgent visits to the...
" ...day 8: Day 8 – On waking at 6am abdominal cramps and urgent visits to the loo to empty bowels. ...to 8!!! Why then has her consultant reduced her Oxaliplatin and 5fu dose to 80% on top of an... "

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