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Dr. Deepak Sundriyal MD

I'm trying to decide between Taxol, Herceptin and Anastrazole treatment vs. TCh, Taxotere , Carboplatin , Herceptin. I'm not as concerned about side effects as I am with success. Please let me know what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Deepak Sundriyal MD

HI: I was just diagnosed with DCIS, I am waiting for my Her2 results. The progesterone and estrogen are neg hoping my HER2 is positive to avoid chemo. If I have to take Herceptin is this a pill ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Monish De MD

Methods to reduce side effects for breast cancer patients taking Herceptin?? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr. Das Arindam MD

Hello - I am a breast cancer survivor, diagnosed in December 08, had lumpectomy in XXXXXXX 09 and because it was HER2 positive breast cancer underwent chemotherapy and 1 year of Herceptin. Also had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Das Arindam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rohan Khandelwal MD

I had a cocktail of drugs given iv following diagnosis of HER 2 positive receptors. I can remember some of the drugs given then . Tamoxifin Herceptin but I can't remember the other drug. Can you help? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohan Khandelwal ( Oncologist)

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hello. I ve been receiving Herceptin since January 2010 every 3 weeks. I m cancer free and doing well. My oncologist says that I m going to be taking this indefinitely. I m nervous that there could ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

breast cancer survivor after Dose Dense Chemo and a disasterous allergic reaction to herceptin ... and a disasterous allergic reaction to herceptin which sent me to the hospital with the admitting note, ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

I am a very young 75 year old. I was diagnosed with breast cancer on year ago. I had a lumpectomy and I have had three months of chemo and 6 weeks of radiation. Still on Herceptin. I am also an artist ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MD

I am on herceptin, zometa, and arimidex. My fingernails are lifting, splitting and peeling badly! I m trying to figure out which one of these meds is causing this. Its getting worse and something ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I am on herceptin for breast cancer. It was stage 1 and a month ago I finished a 12 week course of taxol. I have done very well with both. However this week I have have had difficulty with deep breathing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Rahul Rathee MD

Hello welcome to hcm 113 BPM is obviously on the higher side and is called as TACHYCARDIA i.e heart rate is far above the normal range..as you also have a feeling of squeezing in left side of chest ,both these signs i.e...

Dr. Sumanth Mallikarjuna Majgi MD

yes, ca breast is known to cause metastasis in brain,, chance of metastasis after suregry and chemotherapy is very less.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

It is an early cancer. However G3 and Her2+ makes it a little bit more aggressive. She should consider Herceptin treatment.