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Hand-Foot Syndrome

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Hi - I have thyroid cancer that has metastasized. I am currently in a clinical trial using Sunitinib (Sutent), which is primarily used for kidney cancer. I am suffering from hand-foot syndrome (only on my feet at the moment) and I wondered if anyone had any hints for dealing with it.


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thanks, Jose, I'll try that.

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My husband took Nexavar it is like sutent. He had this also. They had to lower hos dose and it helped.

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My husband is also using Sutent and has problems with hand and foot syndrome (primarily his feet). He uses Udderly Smooth Cream. I helps with the peeling and keeps his feet moist.

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