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oconnor77t
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Joined: May 2003

I just started Taxol on May 9th of this year. I had had surgery 1 month and 6 days before i started Taxol. I am almost bald already. I feel like i am getting crushed for the 2 or 3 days after I get the Taxol. I am just wondering if this is common.

prayerangel
Posts: 150
Joined: Jul 2002

Taxol was really hard on me as well. I have bad osteoarthritis and it just did a number on my bones. You'll get into a body rythmn and know what to expect each treatment. Your oncologist will do everything to make you comfortable during your treatments. I wish you luck. Listen to your body and rest when it tells you to rest. Do you have Dr. Susan Love's Breast Cancer book?

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