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I’m on chemo for MM Darzalex FasPro/Dexamethasone/Revlimid. The attached study indicates that 3 – 4 Grams of Turmeric Extract Curcumin C3 Complex daily has the same effect as taking Dexamethasone, currently on 20mg once a week. Anybody have any further information about this?
Use of Curcumin in Multiple Myeloma patients intolerant of steroid therapy - PubMed (nih.gov)
verniers, Hi, and it is common for Myeloma Patients. You don’t clot like you use to, Your platelets are usually low, this can also mess with your clotting factor. Multiple Myeloma is very vascular… read more
Hi there. I am a caregiver to my mom, who was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in July 2021 and started Revlimid-Dexamethasone on August 1st. Her numbers are already starting to show progress, but her pain is relentless. The pain is most prevalent at her right lower back. We have tried several options already - Tramadol, Valium, Gabapentin - and she has experienced severe side effects with all three. So far she has had partial relief with topical NSAIDs (currently using Aleve-X), Palmer's cocoa… read more
I'll also add that since I submitted this post, my mom and I have discovered that The Feel Good Lab's Natural Pain Cream is incredible! It helps with pain and foot/ankle swelling. I would very highly… read more
I am currently on maintenance chemo after a stem cell transplant (Revlimed 10 mg…3 weeks on, one week off). Around the beginning of the 3rd week, I experience severe back pain…the location of which moves around. I’ve tried muscle relaxants but they don’t work. Can anyone offer input?