It was smart too get a deep cleaning before you started chemo so as not too risk getting an infection in your lower jaw but I would ask your Oncologist too refer you too a dentist that knows about… read more
I was switched to Arredia. I had flu like symptoms from zometa. Everyone is different.
I'm wondering if anybody that is still receiving treatment had implants put in and did they see a regular doctor or did they see a special kind of dentist that deals with people with cancer or MM?
Once your on bone growth formula and had BMT you can’t have implants because of infections! I chose to do bridge, either that or plate.
Thank you. I will try that but my jaw is so messed up by now that the guard may not help. But I will try it and hope for the best. Thanks again. Be well. Frank
Has anyone had bone problems with their jaw after taking Xgeva? If so how soon did it happen? I am only on my third treatment and have a tingling sensation in my upper left jaw. Is there an alternative drug that doesn't carry the same risks?
Bob, I'm sorry this happened. I hope you are healing well💗
This is what I'm currently taking, although in remission since December. So no more Chemo right now.
JoeB, how are you ? Thanh you for Dental check up reminder. My dear husband did one before XGEVA and placed appointment after 6 months.hope it will be ok.
Sent à big smile😀
Sorry groin pain