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Does Avastin cause Sinus Headaches?
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issue or bloody noses. Sometimes I will get sinus headaches...
" ...seem to get from Avastin is a runny nose that has blood in it when I blow. I don't have the bp issue or bloody noses.... "
treatment experiences what he refers to as a sinus headache...
" my hubby has avastin only since november 09 and after every treatment experiences what he refers to as a sinus headache, he also has lots of mucus in his nose, lasts a week or... "
so a known Avastin side effect. The worst part for me is...
" ...sinus congestion is caused by Avastin. I get it after every ...nosebleeds are also a known Avastin side effect. The worst part for me is getting a sinus headache from it or the internal ...portion of my... "
for any moment, and I also have a perpetual runny nose...
" ...round of Folfuri plus Avastin, and yowza is my face and head hurting in the morning! I get a daily nose bleed, or maybe I should just say it's always just at the surface waiting for any moment,... "
insight. The main side effects with Avastin we saw were...
" ...I appreciate your insight. The main side effects with Avastin we saw were chronic sinus problems (some sinus headache and drainage), climbing blood pressure ...work. Of course we wonder if the Avastin... "
His only real side effect is sinus headaches that are...
" V...Bill has had 6 Alimta/Avastin infusions now and he is doing excellent! I am sorry it ...per 3 week cycle. His only real side effect is sinus headaches that are common I've read. He was taking generic... "
& NosebleedsI am on Avastin & Arimidex every other w...
" Topic: Avastin Arimidex & Nosebleeds I am on Avastin & Arimidex every other week ...just about all day. I've tried saline spray with practically no help. I take one sinus ...at night and that helps sinus... "
uses have been congested, with a sinus headache and sore thr...
" ...goes well, and that your sore throat is gone right away. My sinuses have been congested, with a sinus headache and sore through for 8 ...discussion about going off the Avastin for awhile due to your... "
o, had horrible high pressure with Avastin maintainence. It...
" ...on your own....I, too, had horrible high pressure with Avastin maintainence. It took them a ...else who had this issue with Avastin. Not a lot of people ...find out yet if there are Avastin headaches... "
t think it was Avastin related originally since it was ba...
" I experienced severe headaches from Folfox and Avastin. My oncologist did not think it was Avastin related originally since it was ...in. Hope it's just normal sinus headaches but won't hurt to monitor... "
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