What is the experience of those who have had them? Were you given sedation of any type? What type of experience did the person doing the proceedure.? Would you let your local cancer doctor or PA do it or would you go to a Cancer Center like Moffitt. ?
One little tip. My hip area was pretty sore and achy for 2 or 3 days, and I found that an ice pack two or three times a day for 15 minutes helped.
I’ve never had collarbone pain but everywhere else.
I have PV high platelets and high HCT at the moment and I’m in a lot of pain and I need to take something. My doctor did say it was all right but I just wondered if it’s OK to take with aspirin or if anyone else does. Thank you.
Not sure but will have to call them soon. Insurance agreed to pay all but $1700 a month for Besremi. Drug manufacturer agreed to cover the difference for one year. Now the insurance company is… read more
for the last 2 years I have been working out at the gym 90 minutes for 5 days a week to get fit and now I am. after being diagnosed with PV last month, I have some concerns wheather working out for 5 days a week can be bad for me or not.
I am 42 and feel very energetic and want to be a fitness coach so I am really looking for a science based recommendation about this.
Thank you so much Peter for your amazing recommendations. wish you another 100 energetic and healthy years. The problem is that doctors have different opinions on this topic and we really need an… read more
What does it mean you are triple negative
HU 5 days a week. Some hair thinning.
I was prescribed Besremi by an MPN specialist and was to be monitored by local Hematologist/Oncologist. Had blood work after the second dose and glucose is up to 160 normal for me is/was 94. Not really sure what to do next since the local doctor has not said anything.
I had blood glucose checked again today as part of a routine physical but I have not gotten the numbers back yet. They did check A1C and it was normal.
Anyone that has been on hydroxyures that had to switch to interferon have any bad side effects?
I have been told I may have to switch for my ET treatment and am wondering what side effects should I expect?
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