Faslodex

Last Update February 10, 2016
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Positive 1,069 "...I have been on faslodex 10 months now. It still seems to be doing a great job of... "Read more positive discussions
Negative 804 "I was on Faslodex for 6 months, and I ...that I attribute to the Faslodex was different. It would happen ...throw up. I have been off of Faslodex for 5 months, and while I am still coughing, it has not been... "Read more negative discussions
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I started Ibrance and falsodex this week and am experiencing itchiness and a mild rash. I'm now taking Claritin so that helps. Anyone else experiencing this side effect?

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Ectreme nausea fatigue joint and bone pain loss of thirty pounds. Worse than any chemo I have ever had. I've had everything.

Did I mention I have no appetite


Represented like most unmonitored therapies as innocuous and simply not followed by drs

Iv therapies are supported this and pill therapies are not.


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another scan since starting Faslodex as there has been no...
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" Idi, my tumor markers continue to be ...had another scan since starting Faslodex as there has been no ...had one prior to staring... "

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upMy sister is on Faslodex. She is experiencing extreme w...
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" ...up My sister is on Faslodex. She is experiencing extreme weakness. She has a hard time even sitting up. Her cancer is estrogen positive. Does... "

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tarted faslodex and the doctors say it is helping shrink t...
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" Faslodex and tumor markers I just started faslodex and the doctors say it is helping shrink the cancer in my bones. However, my... "

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since August. It showed great improvement, especially...
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" ...first Pet Scan, after being on Faslodex since August. It showed great improvement, especially the liver. ...markers were down, looks like... "

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soon and she's concerned about the additional side effects...
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" my mom will be starting the Faslodex shot soon and she's concerned about the additional side effects it states. The aromatase ...to have surgery, has anyone... "

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ne was two weeks ago). I have really bad pain in my back....
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" Pain from Faslodex Hi: I just had my 2nd Faslodex treatment yesterday (my first one was two weeks ago). I have really bad pain in my back. I have tumors in... "

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cancer cells dying. I hate doing scans but that is the best...
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" I did well on faslodex for a year. Several people have mentioned tumor markers going up at first due... "

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symptoms. They were detected by scans. I am on faslodex
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" I just want to say keep us posted, and extend good wishes in your treatment. I also have lung mets but... "

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Facts about Faslodex

Faslodex insert
How do I obtain Faslodex?
Prescription in the USA
How do I take Faslodex?
Injection
What dosages are available?
125mg/2.5, 250mg/5mL
Ingredients
Fulvestrant
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