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Gazyva

Gazyva

How does gazyva work on cll with unmutated IGHV?

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

My doctor gave me gazyva for my chemo. It worked wonders. Now I'm on venclexta. In remission, was stage 4. I thank the Lord every day!

posted 4 months ago

Has Anyone Had Any Experience With Being Positive For Covid

Has Anyone Had Any Experience With Being Positive For Covid

Hi everyone, I am an 82 year old male with Acute Myeloid Leukemia diagnosed 8/2020. I’m doing ok with the AML, but I just tested positive for Covid. My son and daughter in law have it also. We share a home. I started on a medicine PAXLOVID immediately and the only symptom I’m experiencing is some coughing. Has anyone had any experience with being positive for Covid while being treated for Leukemia? I notified my hematologist and they advised certain things and how they will handle my weekly… read more

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

I also have AML and recently tested positive for Covid even after I’d been triple vaccinated. It was a very mild case fortunately. Sore throat, headache, and, as always, fatigue. All in all I was very… read more

posted 1 day ago

Imbruvica

Imbruvica

Has any one used the pill Imbruvica ? If so have you seen any improvements on this ? My husband wanted me to try ir so I started this morning on it and I see alot of side effects. Worrying alot abut this Any input on it is welcome..Thank You All Have a Blessed day

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

My counts are improving but I have had side affects of more afibs, bleeding of gums and now experincing back pain, did have cramping all over, all the fun stuff but hopefully God willing I might get… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Who Here Has Cll? What Stage? How Long?

Who Here Has Cll? What Stage? How Long?

Hi I’m Stage 1 of cll and wondering what’s next?

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

I was diagnosed with CLL 9 years ago. I have never needed treatment. I don't know what stage (maybe 2 now). I do have swollen spleen, liver & lymph nodes but I feel good & my blood work doesn't seem… read more

posted 3 days ago

Is There Anyone Who Was Diagnosed With CLL While In Their 40’s?

Is There Anyone Who Was Diagnosed With CLL While In Their 40’s?

I was diagnosed with CLL at the age of 41. My hematologist says 1 in 6 million have CLL at my age. I’ve not met another in my age group with CLL and just curious.

A MyLeukemiaTeam Member said:

i have heard good things about venclexta

posted 4 months ago