I'VE been on Xeloda for 3 months. According to my oncologist the tumors in my hip and spine were healing and being replaced with scar tissue. I'd like to hear from anyone who has used Xeloda. How long were you on the drug and what were your side effects. Thanks.
Has anyone else who has been on xeloda experienced shortness of breath with some chest pressure. I started on xeloda on Friday and by Sunday was having increased shortness of breath wich progressed along with some pressure in my chest and neck. I went to the ER where EKG, chest xray and all bloodwork was fine
I have metastatic, triple negative, breast cancer. I have been on ACT, Taxol, gemzar, carboplatin, xeloda and ruxolitinib (study drug, JAK inhibitor). Currently I am on Xeloda only. It is not working. I need to find another chemo treatment. I have one more cycle of Xeloda then I am going back to carboplatin. Carbo wreaks havoc on my blood counts so I am only able to stay on it for 4-6 months. I want to find a drug to work after that 4-6… read more