Wednesday, February 5, 2014

I don't feel well.

Gee I wonder why. I had my infusion last week.
I thought maybe I was getting sick from the cancer. As it turns out I am sick from the cancer medication. Cancer Sucks!

The following side effects are associated with pamidronate IV:
Common side effects of pamidronate IV:
High Blood PressureSevere
Escape of Fluid into the LungsSevere
Bone PainSevere
Low Amount of Magnesium in the BloodSevere
Low Amount of Calcium in the BloodSevere
Water RetentionSevere
Low Amount of Potassium in the BloodSevere
Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusLess Severe
Inflammation of the NoseLess Severe
Sinus Irritation and CongestionLess Severe
Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
Urinary Tract InfectionLess Severe
Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of FunctionLess Severe
Joint PainLess Severe
Muscle PainLess Severe
Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
FeverLess Severe
Low EnergyLess Severe
PainLess Severe
Loss of AppetiteLess Severe
Head PainLess Severe
Trouble BreathingLess Severe
CoughLess Severe
Abnormal Respiratory SoundLess Severe
Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
Throwing UpLess Severe
Stomach CrampsLess Severe
Infection due to the Candida FungusLess Severe
Signs and Symptoms at Injection SiteLess Severe
Feeling WeakLess Severe
Low Amount of Phosphate in the BloodLess Severe
AnemiaLess Severe
Low Level of Granulocytes in the BloodLess Severe
AnxiousLess Severe
Infrequent side effects of pamidronate IV:
Visible Water RetentionSevere
Fast HeartbeatSevere
Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
IndigestionLess Severe
Symptoms from Chronic Kidney FailureLess Severe
Muscle StiffnessLess Severe
DrowsinessLess Severe
ChillsLess Severe
DiarrheaLess Severe
Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & RealityLess Severe
Rare side effects of pamidronate IV:
Inflammation of the Iris - the Colored Part of the EyeballSevere
Inflammation of the Uvea of the EyeSevere
Lung Tissue ProblemsSevere
Inflammation of the White Outer Coat of the EyeSevere
Aseptic Necrosis of Jaw BoneSevere
Focal Segmental GlomerulosclerosisSevere
Fracture of Femur Thigh BoneSevere
Inflammation of the Orbit Outer Eye StructureSevere
Atrial FlutterSevere
Heart FailureSevere
Abnormally Low Blood PressureSevere
Adult Respiratory Distress SyndromeSevere
Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
Interstitial NephritisSevere
Feeling FaintSevere
Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
Giant HivesSevere   

1 comment:

  1. Todd ,sad but too true,I am fortunate to not have many of the above,and don't plan on it either. Hope they will not be upon you,I have a strong knowledge that the good LORD is watching over us,Keep the Faith, Dan,aka Wings