Is taheebo tea one of the medicine for breast cancer ?
Female 73 years old. Small lump found with mammogram . I m in good health with the exception of high blood pressure , controlled with meds. I am considering using taheebo tea for the lump. Will the tea have an interaction with my blood pressure meds?
Hai Doctor I am married woman and just 20 . I am not conceived yet. So my doctor advised me to take this letoval tablets. But when am search on the internet it s shows that it s the medicine for breast cancer. So I am little confused to take this medicine. So is it safe for pregnancy?
My sister had breast cancer several years ago and had a double mastectomy. She did not have chemo or radiation. since then she has had severe memory loss and personality change. she is difficult to get along with, argumentive and can t make decisions or get things done. she insists she needs add medicine and still does not get anything done
My mother is 61 year / F/ Height- 150cm / weight 62 kg my mother has operated for breast cancer right side breast circular mastactomy on 16th August 2010. All the 14 lymphnodes are also removed. The lump size was 3.50 cm. It is classified as T2N0M0 Grade-IV Breast cancer. She has been given FEC (Fluorouracil (5FU)-800 mg, epirubicin-140 mg and cyclophosphamide-800 mg) first dose on 11th Sept 2010. First seven days she was ok. On seventh days she has developed fever 102 F. Her total count was 3400, N-72%, L- 24%, Hb- 8.7gm/dl, Platlets-152000 on 18th Spt 2010. she was first given Cifran 500+Seftum 500 for 4 days and then cifran 500+ Augmentine Duo 1000 for 4 days. Fever subside on 25th sept 2010. doctor stopped all medicines except iron & Vitamin capsules. Fever reoccured on 27th sept 2010 this time it was 100.6 F and subsides in 4 houres without giving any medicine. After 1 months 10 days she still develop fluid in her operated breast area. my doctor says these are the side effect nothing to worry. my mother is getting weak day by day after giving chemeo. are we on right course of treatment? is it ok to develop these complications? next chemo is due on 2nd Oct 2010
Hello I am getting these white puss pimples on my nipple area and around that area when I squeezed a hard white puss comes and and it just gets stuck their so I take off with a tissue. I ve had these for a few months now however recently My breasts also feel swollen and heavy over the past 2 weeks than usual and hurt a lot especially without a bra. My period is due in one 8 days I did a pregnancy blood test 8 days prior to my period and is negative so doctor has now referred me to do a mammogram as she also felt a lump on the left breast but she said doesn t feel dangerous but due to family history of mother passing away from breast cancer I was referred to do this. I am 31 years of age. Please help what can this be? Thanks
I just had a mammogram and they detected something in it. I have breast implants. This has happened before but it turned out to be nothing first time, this time its different - I have swelling and some pain under my arm. They are sending me to another doctor, I am scared and don't know what to expect.
my mum was diagnosed with breast cancer 4 years ago. she had had a standard mammogram which picked it up. 3 years previous she had a clear mammogram. she couldnt feel any lumps herself, but after the mammogram she was called in to say there was something wrong. she was called in for a biopsy. at the biopsy she was told, that she had at least two tumours in same breast and when they pulled the fluid off that she had cancer. they didnt even need to send it off anywhere to tell her this. she then went for a mastectomy,and they removed her breast and lymph nodes. she was told 22 lymph nodes were cancerous (i dont know how many she had, if any, over and above the 22 ) and it was aggressive. she had chemo then radiation followed by a daily pill (eg. armidex but im unsure). i cant establish the full facts but when she does have a check up they don't take any blood test. she had a premliminay bone scan when diagnosed and was told it wasnt in her bones. she doesnt say much about it,but i have noticed that recently she has left the room feeling sick and my son has told me that she has also been clutching her throat. i really dont have a clue what the prognosis is and am obviously worried
I have had this pain in my left breast for the last few days, I have noticed some changes in the nipple area. I don t feel any lumps in the breast, but the upper area of the breast feels firm in areas. I have had normal mammograms, I am due to have my yearly in August. Should I consult my OB GYN now to have this checked or wait till my next mammogram?
This question is regarding mammography screening for my wife as a part of Annual Health Checkup. She is 30 year old and we have a 1.8 year old daughter who is still on breast feeding. I have a corporate health checkup package which also has...