Cancer treatments

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calecitabine

Hippie
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Hi 

I have had stage 4 bowel cancer that had spread to my liver was deverstating news but I want to give hope to those recently diagnosed 

after liver and bowel recetion and a course of chemo I am technically cancer free!

i have started on calecitabine 500mg for my clean up chemo has anyone had this ? 

Jacquiw10
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Hi

Thats great news. do you mean Capecitabine?  I think it’s used in treatment for colon cancer, which I had eleven years ago and also stomach cancer. It might be worth posting this in the Colon Cancer group?

I had for both but for short periods of time.

Good luck!

Jac

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Hippie
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Thank you ,good to hear that you have recovered, I will look in that group