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Condition: Cancer of the Ovary
11/13/2008 1:22:44 AM

Reviewer: marie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
was not as bad as expected but took longer for my bone marrow to recover and so a 4 month treatment took 6months and now after 12 months I need more treatment

Condition: Cancer of the Ovary
6/23/2008 7:19:10 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had a combo of Taxol and Carboplatin for ovarian cancer and had very little side effects other than the usual hair loss and extreme fatigue. A little nausea and metalic tast for a couple of days but no vomiting.

Condition: Cancer of the Ovary
4/17/2008 10:33:38 AM

Reviewer: marge, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ii had Ovarian cancer and it has gotten rid of it. altho i have had some in other places in abdoman it had gotten rid of it. am now on carboplatin and my count is down to CA 125 37 and dropping each month

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