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Article Talk: Chemobrain
October 01, 2016
Girl, I feel your pain and frustration.I'm not the same person after my treatments either. I did one reply to a post on CIPN. Like I said in that post I tried so many different medications and nothing really helped until my doctor put me on Lyrica. If it wasn't for that drug I couldn't function! I still have some pretty bad days where all I want to do is cure up and sleep because my body just doesn't want to get going. I'm single and don't have the support of a spouse so I have to get up and go to work every day. So I take it one day at a time. Hang in there and see if Lyrica will help you with

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Women Experience Long-Term Neuropathy After Chemotherapy, Leading to Falls
March 07, 2016
I'm going on 11 years survivor of breast cancer. I was 44 when diagnosed and I was a very active, motivated person. I wouldn't even know where to start with everything that my body has done to me since my treatments. With my cancer being aggressive my doctor took the aggressive approach. I had 4 rounds of chemo every other week then my radiation. I barley missed any work and kept on trucking through it all. It gradually started with my hands, then wrists, elbows, shoulders then spread everywhere. I ended up in the ER one time because I thought I was having a severe gallstone attack. It has traveled through out my body going from the top of my head to bottom of my ...

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