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Multiple Myeloma

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Multiple myeloma , also known as plasma cell myeloma or Kahler's disease (after Otto Kahler), is a cancer of plasma cells,...
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Common Multiple Myeloma treatments discussed around the web
Velcade 2,975 Revlimid 2,679 Thalidomide 1,164
33,530 conversations around the web about Multiple Myeloma to help you make a decision
33,530 conversations around the web about Multiple Myeloma to help you make a decision
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Pomalyst
VS.
Velcade
7 / 10
Satisfaction
10 / 10
Satisfaction
847
Discussions around the web
Discussions
9,859
Discussions around the web
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Multiple Myeloma
Cancer
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Multiple Myeloma
Cancer
Lymphoma
Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Top Concerns
Pom
Tiredness
9
Neuropathy
7
Peripheral Neuropathy
4
Back Pain
4
Infection
3
Rash
3
Cramping
3
Shortness Of Breath
2
Nausea
2
Anemia
2
Top Concerns
Vel
Nausea
4
Kidney Failure
2
Blood Clots
2
Shortness Of Breath
2
Shingles
2
Fever
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Burning
1
Cough
1
Common Cold
1
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Pomalyst
Pom
Velcade
Vel
Tiredness
Pom
Vel
9
0
Neuropathy
Pom
Vel
7
0
Peripheral Neuropathy
Pom
Vel
4
0
Back Pain
Pom
Vel
4
0
Infection
Pom
Vel
3
0
Rash
Pom
Vel
3
0
Cramping
Pom
Vel
3
0
Shortness Of Breath
Pom
Vel
2
2
Nausea
Pom
Vel
2
4
Anemia
Pom
Vel
2
0
Nausea
Vel
Pom
4
2
Kidney Failure
Vel
Pom
2
0
Blood Clots
Vel
Pom
2
0
Shortness Of Breath
Vel
Pom
2
2
Shingles
Vel
Pom
2
0
Fever
Vel
Pom
1
0
Loss Of Appetite
Vel
Pom
1
0
Burning
Vel
Pom
1
0
Cough
Vel
Pom
1
0
Common Cold
Vel
Pom
1
0
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www.myeloma.org.uk
Got shingles for Christmas on top of the numb Velcade feet!...
" ...Steph and the pomalidomide was going? I've not gone back to work yet?. Got shingles for Christmas on top of the numb Velcade feet! Fortunately al... "

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www.myeloma.org.uk
Got shingles for Christmas on top of the numb Velcade feet!...
" ...you and Steph and the pomalidomide was going? I've not gone back to work yet?. Got shingles for Christmas on top of the numb Velcade feet! Fortunately all is resolving... "

at all when he was on the Revlemid/Velcade regime. He is 2...
" ...My husband is having every side effect listed with Pomalyst. He didn't have symptoms ...when he was on the Revlemid/Velcade regime. He is ...a success and has just started getting lesions o... "

Velcade and now pomalyst my neuropathy was off the charts....
" ...years on and off rev, Velcade and now pomalyst my neuropathy was off the charts. ...about 20 minutes each, I am 99% free of any neuropathy. Expensive but well worth... "

Velcade I am in remission again and doing well with minimal...
" ...done well for 8 years with close monitorting and maintainese drugs until last year I had a relapse now after a year on a clinical trial pomalidomide, dex, and cytoxin, and Velcade I am in... "

in the liver. Would Kyprolis or Pomalyst be effective
" We are resistant to Velcade and Revlimid and have had ...Would Kyprolis or Pomalyst... "

Only been taking it for a month. No serious side effects...
" ...MM. He has been throuh Velcade & dex, one ...He is now taking Pomalidomide. Has anyone been on this drug and what have been the results. Only been taking it for a month. No serious side effect... "

work so well), my husband is starting Pomalyst and Velcade....
" ...not work so well), my husband is starting Pomalyst and Velcade. I can ...wife must have misread something.\" So my question is: is anyone taking Pomalyst and Velcade? What's your dosing schedu... "

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www.myeloma.org.uk
Only Revlamid and Pomalidomide have ever worked...
" ...and to only give Pomalidomide two cycles and ...Cyclophosamide to the mix. I ended up having twenty two cycles eventually. Only Revlamid and Pomalidomide have ever worked for me. Every day... "

mean to imply that pomalyst ?helped? my PN. But it doesn't...
" ...to imply that pomalyst ?helped? my PN. But ...it. So no Velcade (sub-q or not, still doesn't help) or Revlimid (a problem for me for some reason) and my PN symptoms are lessening. A big... "

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