Peripheral sensory neuropathy is found among people who take Herceptin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Paclitaxel, and have Breast cancer . We study 18,236 people who have side effects while taking Herceptin from FDA and social media. Among them, 37 have Peripheral sensory neuropathy. Find out below who they are, when they have Peripheral sensory neuropathy and more.
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Herceptin has active ingredients of trastuzumab. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Herceptin 18,439 users)
Peripheral sensory neuropathy (damage to one or more of your peripheral nerves) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, breast cancer, preventive health care, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 3,211 Peripheral sensory neuropathy patients).
On Oct, 21, 2016
18,236 people reported to have side effects when taking Herceptin.
Among them, 37 people (0.2%) have Peripheral Sensory Neuropathy
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I've been in remission from second breast cancer go-round, this last time included met to lung. I've had mastectomy, radiation, and 2 different chemo cocktails over the past 19 years. Cancer is Her2 positive, hormone negative. I feel Perjeta saved my life this last time. I'm grateful every day that I'm able to be with my family. And...I feel great right now. Anxious about being off all chemo because herceptin is beginning to affect my heart and kidneys. Hoping for full recovery...would be awful to go thru all these treatments to then die from kidney or heart failure. But I know it happens....
I've been in remission from second breast cancer go-round, this last time included met to lung. I've had mastectomy, radiation, and 2 different chemo cocktails over the past 19 years. Cancer is Her2 positive, hormone negative. I feel Perjeta saved my life this last time. I'm grateful every day ...
I'm a 50 year old female with breast cancer. I was diagnosed in February 2016. I have had a lumpectomy with a reduction. Very hard recovery from reduction. Still have an open hole under my right breast. Sentinel lymph node was positive. Triple positive - both hormones and HER2. Have had 3 ...
I just finished chemotherapy for cancer, but will get Herceptin every three weeks until next April. Since I have had shingles three times, including once after the preventative shot, my oncologist has had me take Acyclovir 800 mg twice a day since beginning chemo. I have also had diarrhea ...
I have been only Herceptin for 7 months and over the last couple months I have developed super dry chapped lips. Especially my upper lip. It goes up past the lip into the skin. Does anyone know how to treat this condition?
I need the ear of someone special in this field - the forum members - and so I am wondering if you have any thoughts on where to look for innovation in this case - a piece of advice from you or a paper or contact who might have some ideas. I put together a few points of information on a case ...
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