Lung Cancer to Liver Cancer

AliceT Member Posts: 1
edited March 2014 in Lung Cancer #1
My sister has been on chemo for 15 months fighting this cancer. She really has functioned well through all the chemo, however, the past 3 months she has developed and itch all through her body. An itch so bad it has interrupted her quality of life. This is so awful to think that she has not suffered with pain and has coped pretty well with the side effects of chemo. However, this has been terrible for her. She can't sleep or doesn't even want to keep clothes against her at it makes the itch worse. She has no visible hives or rash. Her chemo is Taxotere, but she's been on that all the while. She's been ordered Periactin, Paxil, Ambien, Sonata, Cholestyramine and Atarax. Nothing has helped and no one can come up with the cause. Her oncologist has sent her to an allergist and then to a dermatologist. No one can help or find out the cause. All the blood work has been in order and then the final blow was to put her on Zanax 3x a day!!!! Does anyone have any help for me? Thanks


  • michaelcie
    michaelcie Member Posts: 133
    I have small cell lung cancer, and received carboplatnum, vp16, and taxol. I had a reaction from something and they put me on steroids for a while because of the itching. I don't know if this is any help. hope it is and God bless. Mike
  • evans
    evans Member Posts: 12
    Is she taking any pain meds at all? Ultram caused so much itching for me I had to discontinue it.
  • nonigirl
    nonigirl Member Posts: 4
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