By Dave Christenson on
Thursday, July 05, 2007 6:47 PM
Tomorrow I begin taking decadron http://chemocare.com/bio/decadron.asp
The delay in starting this medication was due to the healing process of the teeth extractions being negatively affected by this drug. With this I hope to have temporary relief from the inflamatory pain that exists. Although it will be intermitent with treatment it will be a welcome relief. Having lost ten pounds in the last two weeks I will possibly gain this back shortly. The weakness that exists makes it difficult to bend and get up and down. I can't bend to the floor but have to get down on my knees to pick up anything. Getting back up then becomes a chore. Occasional dizziness has come about over the last few days but appears to be associated with any quick movement. Something that I have to stay aware of. With the 4th of July being on Wednesday I have taken advantage of numerous naps which have helped with the fatique that I reach during the early afternoons. Extended...