I will continue as long as I can, and tomorrow hopefully will be better than today.
I Have not had one pain free day since taking this drug, I regularly have to take strong pain medication just to be able to stand the pain to sleep for the few hours I do at night. Cancer Nutrition Diet Recipes Supplements. Which dr do I need to talk to?
NBCF with the support of the finest medical experts, doctors, and researchers in the world. Moving Forward after breast cancer. Thank you so much for replying Leig, its so crazy the way the mind takes over when it comes to this.
Discuss these possible effects with your doctor. Merrrilyn Matthews February 15, I am coming up to almost 12 months on tamoxifen. But the joint pain — I cannot describe it. I've noticed similar and I've been on tamoxifen for 5 months. I am also overweight, so could be that too. I am 2 years post chemotherapy, and am I do get out and exercise and I have heard that the more you exercise, the more energy you feel like you have.
January 30, - Louise Stedman September 9, My PCP has been keeping an eye on things and has scheduled me for a bone scan next Monday to be on the "safe" side. Let us know how you get on. They did improve but not enough……3 years later I was still getting about flushes a day, was depressed, felt frumpy and middle-aged. I have no headaches at all and I really feel my body is my own again!!
Within a couple of weeks they were occurring every minutes, all day and all night. Welcome to the Community Community Homepage My account. I am sure it will settle. In desperation I gave up and my oncologist reassured me that 3 years would give a significant improvement in my chances. Jacqui September 4, I started Tamoxifen when I finished chemo at the age of 48 and almost immediately started to get hot flushes.
I frequently wake up many times a night with leg pain and I have been on tamoxifen for 5 months. However, there should be no reduction in attempts to give women the best chance of beating the disease and that means via conventional treatment. I just wanted to help put your minds at ease, I feeling so much better off it and I was in bits!!! Do any doctors chat on these to comment? My daughter had breast cancer.