CSN Login
Members Online: 13

2nd chemo today

Posts: 94
Joined: May 2013

I am so happy and thankful that I did not get a headache after my treatment today. Thank you Lord!!! I feel pretty good, but, am sure the fatigue will get worse, but, that's ok, i can handle just about anything except a headache like the one I had after my first treatment.

Posts: 620
Joined: Oct 2012

We all react differently -- glad to hear this time went better.

You will soon catch on if you seem to have a pattern, and that will help you plan your days between infusions.  I knew what days I would feel pretty good vs which days I probably would be content to just stay put.  Yes, it can change as the weeks go by.

What are you on?

How many and how often?


[If I don't get back to seeing this ASAP, it is because I will be out of town for two weeks and unsure of my ability to access the internet where I will be.]

Posts: 94
Joined: May 2013

I am on Adrimycin and cytoxin every 2 weeks. I have had 2 and have to have 2 more, then have 12 taxol weekly. They slowed the cytoxin down a little because the nurse said that can cause headaches, that helped. I sweat really, really bad. But at least I am halfway done at least with the big one's!

coco2008's picture
Posts: 420
Joined: May 2013

Looks like your team is working together to make things better for you.  Praying things only get better for you.


Posts: 94
Joined: May 2013

Thank you Sandy. We just might get through this hot mess after all!!

Still praying for you.


Subscribe with RSS
About Cancer Society

The content on this site is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition. Use of this online service is subject to the disclaimer and the terms and conditions.

Copyright 2000-2016 © Cancer Survivors Network