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Hi, I'm GordonsMom
My rad doc prescribed "magic mouthwash" which had a variety of meds in it (tetracycline, nystatin, hydrocortisone, siladryl, etc) It was horrible to gargle with (4x per day) but worked. Maybe ask y...
  • Mon Jan 3, 2022 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Some chemo meds can alter the taste of things. I was told to use plastic utensils rather than metal and that helped me.
  • Fri Dec 31, 2021 · Like1
Hi, I'm BeStrong
i would like to hear about the experiences with Chemo and any advice as I will be starting my Chemo next week.
  • Thu Dec 23, 2021 · Like3
How are you today?
  • Mon Dec 20, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm Nick O'Connor
I have had the same problem after starting Lupron/Abiraterone in May. I've found that a combination of CBD tincture plus hemp tea an hour before bed helps. I've also tried NIghty Night Tea -- there...
  • Sat Dec 18, 2021 · Like2
I'm Linda, and I'm a survivor of Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Thanks for responding so new to all of this and this site
  • Sat Dec 18, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Laura E G.
depending on where it was placed and it already hurts a bit you may experience some discomfort for awhile till you and your body adjust to it. Mine seemed tender for a good while. The draws and inf...
  • Tue Dec 14, 2021 · Like3
Hi, I'm Betti
Has anyone had jaw necrosis from Biophosphate use? I thought after 3+ years of being off of it I may have it but thankfully I don't. The Oral Surgeon told me it's quite painful and would have sho...
  • Sun Dec 12, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm JULIE A A.
Hi, I'm currently one year post chemo / radiation and DMX. Getting ready for surg again, this time doing a skin flap to put in an expander that wouldn't take due to the the burns that radiation l...
  • Thu Dec 9, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Will Dooley
I have been on the same regimen since June, 2021. I don't have those same side effects. I have had to drastically change my eating habits to manage other side effects. I'm new to Start as of Tuesda...
  • Thu Dec 2, 2021 · Like2

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