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How Does Caffeine Affect You?
A MyMyelomaTeam Member asked a question 💭

How does caffeine affect you? Since I’ve been home from the hospital, I’ve started drinking regular coffee. Lately, I’ve noticed my heart rate is regularly between 100-120 with a resting heart rate of 85-95. I’m wondering if I need to switch to decaf.

A MyMyelomaTeam Member

I cant tolerate regular coffee since SCT. I found a super clean tested decaf that tastes great made by Purity Coffee. I order it online. They are willing to provide lab proof their coffees are free… read more

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A MyMyelomaTeam Member asked a question 💭

I have smoldering MM but don’t see a lot of others here that might be experiencing it??

A MyMyelomaTeam Member

Hi Kathy- I am lucky I can tolerate tumeric well. I do take 8 grams. I do them across the day so I can prevent stomach issues.

Lyrica For Neuropathy
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How much Lyrica are people using per day to help with Neuropathy?

What side effects?

What other Meds are you taking with Lyrica to also reduce Neuropathy?

Are you experiencing swelling of your hands and fingers due to Lyrica - if so how do you deal with it?

For a few months, I’ve been on 75mg of Lyrica, twice daily. I’ve been okay’d by my GP to increase my Dose to 4 times daily but reading about Lyrica’s side effects, swelling of the hands and feet is a listed issue.

For at least two months… read more

A MyMyelomaTeam Member

I am so happy you’re golfing again. If oxycodone could make me a better golfer, I would sure be willing to try that. My stuff hasn’t helped me be a better golfer. I wasn’t good even before I got… read more

Joe Tippens Protocol
A MyMyelomaTeam Member asked a question 💭

Is anyone using the Joe Tippens Protocol…

Is so, what was your condition when you started it (such as Stage, percentage bad plasma, original diagnosis or after one or more relapses, etc)?

Did it work?

Why that path (such as others failed)?

What specifically are you taking - items, doses, frequency, etc.?

Problems or side effects?

Simply doing research in the event of a future relapse (MRD- at this time).

Thanks

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Hi Larry2. Sounds like you are doing very well. I use a lot of his recommended supplements but not 100%. I added a few of my own specific to my situation. But usually if I have a question about a… read more

Velcade, Dex & Liver Damage
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My husband is on Velcade and Dexamethasone and up until now has had very few difficulties. However, in recent CMP and Gamma GT tests, the AST and ALT have been high, as was the Gamma GT number. He's being referred to a Hepatologist, but I am wondering if his MM protocol could be causing this. Been a year and a half on this protocol without any problem. Anyone else had any liver problems?

A MyMyelomaTeam Member

What is the mg of one tablet of Tramadol you take?

ADA Accommodation With Alternative Work Schedule For SMM
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Has anyone successfully received an alternative work schedule ADA accommodation for Smoldering Myeloma? I am repeatedly failing in my requests to alter my work schedule in order to allow me time to seek treatments that may slow the advancement of my SMM. I prefer not to sit by idly while waiting for the disease to advance. I would like some time to actively pursue potential life extending events, training, retreats, on my own reading, prayer and establish myself as a patient with the best Cancer… read more

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Eden, My experience was similar to yours in that I found it impossible to reconcile my treatment schedule with my work schedule. Since I was diagnosed at the age of 68, I went ahead and retired, and… read more

My Husband Has Kappa Light Chain MM. When First Diagnosed..his Light Chain Was At 1800...he Has Gotten As Low As 400 ....
A MyMyelomaTeam Member asked a question 💭

has now jumped to 800...doc changing meds...from Kyprolis, Revlimid and Velcade..to Daratumumab(Darzalex)....we are hoping this knocks the nbrs back down a bit....hoping for a transplant but not sure what the magic Kappa light chain nbr is going to have to get to..Doc is hoping to get it to 100....but.....

A MyMyelomaTeam Member

I am on Kyprolis now, allergic to Revlimid, and pomalyst....my light chain numbers are way over the top....3300....was 6550 not out of woods yet.. good luck with yours

My Cancer Is In Remission And I Have A Very Bad Case Of Neuropathy. Can I Experience Pain From Multiple Myeloma When I’m In Remission?
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Sorry Wendell. I didn't see the whole post💞