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How long after Chemo are supplements safe?
September 01, 2019
I stopped several supplements when first starting chemo so as not to have any small interference with what the chemo was expected to do. One was a healthy Biotin supplement. I cut back on daily claritan and a couple others. My question is how long after the chemo, I think this is the last one, can you safely take supplements again and not harm the process. My last was 11 days ago, on the 21st of August. Thanks so much.

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General post-chemo query concerning the throat and mouth.
September 01, 2019
I was diagnosed with Large B Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma a about 7 months ago. This after a number of months of test, biopsies, scans, etc. It was in the groin. It was mostly removed but I knew before that removal that chemo and radiation was in the future. I have had 3 courses of chemo. Chemo has it's hardships on all of us. Try it at 70 years old. The 3rd round was 10 days ago. I have had a sore throat, tasteless food, scratchy, small weight loss from it. It may just be getting better but by increments so small. I read that if it persists more than a week there may be an infection. Also the area where I had the super-port places is ...

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