Q for my Mom. Currently on topotecan and believe its not working since she's almost completed 3 treatment and ca-125 not dropping and ct scan shows very tiny increase in lymph node. I believe the doctor will want to switch drugs, will find out next week. I spoke to him few weeks ago discussing clinical trials, he said he's ok with it and to let him know what we find. Currently there is a clinical trial in our area for drug Abraxane. Seems like my Mom would qualify although we have not spoke to the conductor for this trial yet. I just wanted to see if anyone on the forum has had or receiving this drug and what is it like with what kind of success rate.
Copyright 1994-2016MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.