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Diamond Post Something About Viagra????? I Can’t Find It Now. Related To MM? Help Anyone ??
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Hi. Is Anyone Familiar With Fluctuating Calcium Levels?
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Hi, has anyone had experience getting hypercalcemia multiple times in a month?

I appreciate any and all responses, and best wishes to everyone who is going through this, or has family going through it.

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Yes, fluctuating calcium levels can be a concern, especially in the context of multiple myeloma. In multiple myeloma, high calcium levels, known as hypercalcemia, can occur due to the disease's impact… read more

posted 2 hours ago
What's A Common Misconception About Myeloma?
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Another misconception is that MM will be gone after 5 years of treatments like many other cancers. Not so. We’re lifers😁

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Any Comments For Bacterial Infections And MM
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Myeloma and our treatments make us more prone to bacterial and viral infection. I was told if I get repeated infections, I could have the option of getting IVIG to boost my immunity.

posted 19 hours ago
I Am On Revlimid Maintenance And Recently Had A Drop In My IgG Levels As Well As Slight Anemia. Is This Normal With Revlimid Maintenance?
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Good to know. Thank you!

posted 21 hours ago
Misdiagnosis Especially With People Who Are Diagnosed With Arthritis. Is A Lot Of This Happening? It Certainly Did With My Wife.
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My Rheumatologist not only X-rayed my body but did blood tests. She is the one who sent me to an Oncologist. I’m sorry this happened to you.💕🌈
Paula 🌹

posted 1 day ago
Sugar, What Are The Concerns With Sweets Vs. MM?
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A MyMyelomaTeam Member

Hi Louise,
May Love and Faith lighten your steps up the stairs. ❤️ 🙏

posted 5 hours ago
Anyone Been On Ninlaro And Experienced Severe Side Effects? Hubby On It, Just Working For Him. It’s Making Him Very Sick.
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What kind of side effects? Talk to your healthcare team. Maybe they will have info to help

posted 2 days ago
My Feet And Legs Are So Swollen. I’ve Been Taking Lasix But It Is Not Really Helping. Any Suggestions
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A MyMyelomaTeam Member

B Complex vitamins can help, but usually Lasix does the trick. Time to call the doctor.
Paula 🌹

posted 1 day ago
I Just Started Taking Lenalidomide. How Do I Protect My Pets From Any Of Its Effects When They Come Near Me?
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A MyMyelomaTeam Member

Joan you need to safely dispose of the packaging and wash your hands well. We were told of no other precautions.

posted 3 days ago
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