My immune system has plummeted and I’m so at risk of infection that I can’t go out. But this was actually three years ago for me and almost a memory :) and once it leaves your system you’re going to be a brand new woman! I felt great the afternoon after treatment and the next day as well. It is important to have regular checks to understand the number of red blood cells in your body. Places. The resulting effect include tingling, feeling numb, pain and dryness. And all of this starts again. I want to take this opportunity to tell you a little bit more about AC chemo and what does chemo do. I feel insanely guilty I didn’t realise just how harrowing chemo is when a University friend was going through it. I wish I knew what to say, I wish I could convey properly how brave you are for sharing such a harrowing experience but I don’t have enough words. Sending you so much love, light and many more big hugs. FYI: I found a cooling towel really comforting such as this one in Australia, this one in the US and this one in the UK. My new wig is fitted and cut and I leave feeling happier because I lost my hair on my terms. But still not fun. Thank you for sharing! Like you, I quickly learned who my true friends were. After chemo I had surgery and the mass was removed along with one node under my arm. It’s hard to see past the treatment while you’re going through it but thank you for supporting your friend x. Hi Mim, Found your Blog while looking for info on side effects for 2nd treatment of Chemo, was a bit scary to say the least, but you came through at the other end so I suppose I will too. Chemotherapy can affect your ability to have children, whether you're a man or woman. There is absolutely no guarantee that anyone else will experience things in the same way. keep strong chicken 2 down 3 or 4 to go. According to U.S. National Cancer Institute, Doxorubicin is approved to be used alone or with other drugs to treat breast cancer, Hodgkin lymphoma, ovarian cancer, leukemia, small cell lung cancer, bone sarcomas, bladder cancer, and more. Ah you wouldn’t have known, that’s part of the reason I wanted to write about it though, to try and share what chemo is like for some. It’s an awful thing to go through but you will get there and look back when it is over; more positive (esp if you have cut the people out who haven’t called) and be an inspiration to so many others. xx. That it would be easier. You are inspirational and I am in awe. She started chemo whilst pregnant, then had her baby early and has now recommenced chemo. I want it to end, I seriously contemplate not going in for any more chemo. Even when I’m doubled over with the worst cramps of my life, I’m happy that I’ve fended off menopause for one more month at least. I’m angry that my cancer is triple negative – that it’s aggressive and fast-growing. I had no idea just how awful and exhausting chemo is. Thinking of my little family gets me through more than anything else x x. Mim, thank you for writing so honestly about your experiences of this illness and the treatment that goes with it. This agent has earned its infamous nickname, the red devil, based on its bright red (Kool-Aid red) color, vesicant properties, and side-effect profile, including hair loss, myelosuppression, nausea and vomiting, mouth sores, and rare but serious cardiotoxicity. On week 3 try and get as much fresh air as you can as I think this really helps. And sitting. It can be given as a drip to flush it through and this gives you a set of treatment over time. PS I bet you make a beautiful George Dawes ???? For cancer cells to divide and grow abnormally, they need the enzyme. Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.. Ha yes, it was awesome to not have to shave everything :) Wishing you the absolute BEST of luck Jessica with the rest of your chemo and surgery – love to you x x. I found your blog looking for information on these Red Devil chemo treatments. It’s purpose is to destroy cancer cells. I actually managed to sleep through some of the session, which was quite nice for me and I imagine quite boring for Mr M who was at my side the entire time. Did lose a ton of my eye lashes. If you’re sensitive to reading about illness then please don’t read on. You haven’t written it in a scary, it is just how it is. Your words are courageous and inspiring – I can see them helping so many people about to start their battle or who are already on that ‘journey’. Well done for being so brave about your hair! “There was a period that I couldn’t even be around anybody.” Anntonette dreaded each chemo … Thank you Christina and I hope you’re feeling well. I am glad you have written this. As the days go on, I feel slowly more and more poisoned. Diarrhea is another side effect that often occurs while on chemo treatment. Thank you for opening my eyes. I feel guilty for thinking that and I wouldn’t wish AC chemo on my worst enemy. I hope round three is easier on you. Oh thank you Christine – it’s all going to be just fine, I know it :) Can’t wait to get through the chemo though! This will help boost my white blood cells and prevent me being hospitalised like last cycle with neutropenia. Although I had read about 2nd chemo worse than 1st for some. You’re incredibly brave and giving an honest account will definitely help you and anyone who reads it. Friends do call but I can’t answer the phone, I’m not happy enough to talk and my mouth is sore. It’s a very hard thing to go through but you will definitely come out the others side :) wishing you the very best for the rest of your treatment x. I only found your blog last week and I really wish I had found it sooner. It’s so so easy to fall into negativity with this and even to depression, so easy. The most dangerous side effect of doxorubicin is dilated cardiomyopathy, leading to congestive heart failure. I think talking about it is a very positive thing as my mum couldn’t do this and struggles to communicate her feelings about it with us. I have everything crossed for him that treatment will be a huge success x x x. Omg.   My after effects of chemotherapy started again the day after treatment, with severe nausea and heartburn. The doxorubicin treatment may also lead to interfere with fertility, as it may lower men’s sperm count and reduce sperm’s ability to move, while this chemotherapy drug can also cause damage to a woman’s eggs – according to American Cancer Society. I’ll stop poisoning my body to the point that some things no longer function. Commonly reported side effects of doxorubicin include: severe nausea and vomiting, nausea and vomiting, and alopecia. We laugh and joke about how I look like Annie Lennox, then Miley Cyrus, then Sinead O’Connor. I hate that you are going through this, you are brilliant and inspiring (even if you don’t feel it, I promise you, you are). This takes about 30 minutes and the platelets start functioning right away. We are so sorry that you have to endure such horrible treatment, but you are on the downhill run now. Is chemo painful as it goes in? And Anntonette needed hope as she endured the chemo sessions, the worst of which was conducted with an antitumor antibiotic called doxurubicin, also known as the red devil. On Day 13 my period arrives a week late – like a surprise visit from an old friend. What is life after cancer like. I suppose then I check check do chemo side effects get worse with each treatment. Thank you for sharing your journey. They worry because I got a bit of anemia going on. What if chemotherapy doesn’t work? Luckily, I am still working. Honestly you are so freaking brave!!! Thank you for sharing your story. Tanya’s first four chemotherapy sessions over four months consisted of an Adriamycin Cytoxan chemotherapy cocktail mix. Oh yeah and the hair has been falling out for the last 3 days, feel a bit like Donald Trump at the moment, but am trying to get in touch with my hairdresser for the “Shave”. I feel sad that my friends aren’t calling, that some friends haven’t called at all, haven’t even acknowledged that I had cancer. It’s all over the floor everywhere and Mr M kindly vacuums it away so I don’t have to see it. Doxorubicin is the generic name for the chemotherapy drug Adriamycin (chemocare.com) 1. I want to be brave but I want to be honest too. It starts on about Day 3, like that foggy-headed hungover feeling and gets worse each day. Kinda anxious because it is a change. Five minutes later I’d changed my mind and told her I was going to continue with it. And now getting ready for Taxol. But I HATE the freaking port. I feel better though and I hope I feel this way for the next 6 days. It’s so true that the perception of chemo and its side effects are pretty much zoned into the sickness and hair loss thing. I have my fourth dose tomorrow of the second round. I admire your honesty, it can’t be an easy experience to share and I love your attitude. Chemo drugs and pain medicines can result in constipation as a side effect. It makes eating even harder but at least the pain is gone. Add to that headaches – but I can’t take anything for them as I have to take my temperature frequently to ensure it doesn’t go over 38. I had my 3rd round this Monday and I already feel so much stronger in dealing with it – hoping that continues! A popular class of chemo drugs called anthracyclines has been a go-to for doctors for decades. However, in addition to increased severity of short term side effects like nausea, vomiting, and hair loss, anthracyclines also come with an increased risk of concerning long-term side … The periods may cease to occur every month and may eventually stop. For the first week I can’t eat much and lost 3kgs which ordinarily would be great except I’m under strong orders from my Oncology team not to lose weight throughout treatment because my chemo dosage and plan is tied to my starting weight. A dear friend is going through her second round and it breaks my heart. Nothing more I can say except you know that I do understand what you’re going through xo, So so true! Instead of ‘poisoning me’, it’s killing off those cancer cells (if there are any left!) First set of Chemo was an intense cocktail chemotherapy, Adriamycin and Cytoxan known as the “Red Devil” that was very potent but for the most part I did very well – nausea controlled by meds, tingling and numbness in hands, some upset stomach, back pain, lost of appetite and food tasting bland and red blood cell count decreasing. I’m grateful that I didn’t have to have a mastectomy. on "19 Doxorubicin ‘Red Devil’ Chemo Drug Side Effects: A Comprehensive View", 93 Chemotherapy Side Effects Remedies and Tips for Cancer Patients to Improve Quality of Life. So 12 freaking weeks of the Taxol. I probably don’t have the words for you but sending lots of love. Learn how your comment data is processed. Every day is an endless cycle of blowing my nose, washing my hands, coughing, washing my hands, going to the toilet, washing my hands and so on. Which is not necessarily the case. The rate of cardiomyopathy is dependent on its cumulative dose, with an incidence about 4% when the dose of doxorubicin is 500–550 mg/m , 18% when the dose is 551–600 mg/m and 36% when the dose exceeds 600 mg/m . It gets in the way when I lift stuff, sleep, swing my golf club and finally the seat belt. The incidence rate of acute Doxorubicin cardiotoxicity is about, Anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity is especially relevant to adult survivors who received doxorubicin chemo drug treatment during childhood, with. As mentioned by Dr Jurgens in the video above, secondary leukemia is a rare and serious side effect that can come years after receiving Doxorubicin treatment. In the context of breast cancer treatment, Adriamycin may be used for: 1. On one hand, I want to be completely honest, with full disclosure. I believe that knowledge is power and although you don’t want to scare future patients, knowing what to expect for me, would be helpful. I hope you have more light than dark days and don’t forget there are so many of us on twitter to give you some words of encouragement when those dark clouds just won’t piss off! Keep going x, Thank you thank you x x I will keep going, I’ll get to the end and I know it will be so worth it x x, Wow….. One of them is Doxorubicin, dubbed “Red Devil” – and here is a comprehensive view of its short-term and long-term chemo side effects as revealed by medical experts and cancer patients. This is the truth about chemotherapy for me. You have really done the right thing in sharing your treatment. This is because the chemotherapy drugs may affect the child adversely especially in the development of the baby. And it is…even though as you say, it’s only for 6 days at a time, it is awful and you are so brave and so strong that I am in utter awe of you. There are things you can do to minimize the side-effects and to make yourself more comfortable. Thank you so much Laura for your lovely words :) You’re so right about no pain, no gain – it will totally be worth it! I’ve been following your journey and I would like to hope if I’m ever in the same situation I would possess half the strength you do. According to Medscape, mucositis may start within 5 to 10 days after first chemotherapy and lasts for 1 to 2 weeks. I have never understood before what’s it’s like to experience cancer and chemotherapy but your posts are a real education and I know they’ll help me to be more understanding and empathetic if a friend or family member ever has to go through this (god forbid). “One of … xx #TwinklyTuesday, Thank you thank you Sara, I know how you understand x x I love ticking off the sessions too – it feels like such a long way off but I cannot wait to get to the last one and give it a big TICK! It probably sounds stupid, but I really wish we lived closer so I could be there for you (and that fits with the lovely comment you left me today, so I’m on my way, ok! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Lots of love to you and your friend – it can be such a hard time. HPV Dormant Period: How Long Does It Take For HPV To Go Away? By Day 5 my hair is coming out like sheets of snow. I spend all day pulling fallen hair off my clothes and neck. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I dread Day 7 as I remember how down I felt during the first cycle and true to form, the black cloud descends. She gave me all the benefits of not doing it. On Day 16 I’m much better again. x. I feel so so sad that you are having to deal with this but I equally feel that if anyone can kick it’s arse, it’s you. So far that has to be the one of the only real benefits of chemotherapy. What happens after chemo If they knew, if they could experience it for 5 minutes. The type of chemotherapy involved also plays a role in how effective these treatments are. Recommended read: 9 Cancer Patients Revealed ‘Must-Have’ Items to Survive Chemotherapy Here are my suggestions for how to survive chemo: Drink LOTS of liquids. I feel horribly guilty and selfish. Wishing you an easier experience third time around. No it wasn’t for me. This video shows a breast cancer was receiving her Adriamycin ‘red devil’ chemotherapy treatment: Recommended read: 121 Thoughtful Gift Ideas that Cancer Patients Actually Need & Want. You learn a lot going through something like this and you will be a stronger person for it, although I know it doesn’t seem like that now. Sending all my love and best wishes to you xx, Thank you lovely, that is so so nice of you x x x. I feel so ignorant having read this. Oh thank you Megan :) Deb is so so wonderful – my whole Oncology team is :) x x. Mim. I don’t think anyone could have any idea of how awful it is but more people should. xoxoxo, Oh you’re so lovely thank you lady x x x ha ha my new hair needs a trim :) x x, Oh Mim – it is such an horrendous time and I know exactly how you are feeling. You have helped so many people by doing so. ;)). It requires vigilant monitoring particularly during the sl… See below for a comprehensive list of adverse effects. On the other hand, I’m nervous about potentially scaring others who might end up undergoing AC chemo themselves. After the first chemotherapy treatment was so tough with the chest infection almost killing me (not much of an exaggeration), I was really hopeful that this time, without the infection, I would cope with the chemotherapy treatment side effects much better. Thank you so so much and also thank you for everything you’re doing to understand and support your friend. Love you lady – thanks so much for linking up with #TwinklyTuesday, Oh thank you beautiful! Why don’t people understand how bloody harrowing this is? I’ve had major internal struggles with how much I want to tell you about my chemo experience. I want to hug you. It’s lonely. On January 12, 2009, the port was in place and we were ready to go. I’m grateful for that. Chemo day was a rough day (the cold cap process is very tiring), and I was pretty beat by the end of it, but I bounced back the next day with the steroids. Well done as well for going to get your head shaved, I bet that was so empowering for you. After the shot even taking the Claritin I felt weird. Tears for everyone going through this and awe for the strength and courage you all have. Thank you lovely :) I completely agree that knowledge is power too x x, You are an absolutely incredible human and thank you for sharing this. I told one of my amazing chemo nurses, Deb (not her real name), that I was thinking of not doing it and embracing the baldness and she said that was a brilliant idea and was so encouraging. I’m sorry you went through that. How many days after chemo do you feel better does vary for everyone. My red devil chemo worst days. It can however be controlled by drinking many fluids in order to flush out excess uric acid in the body. As they say ‘no pain no gain’! I have probably 46 hairs left, but I kept my fringe (bangs). Hurray to finishing!! You will make it through. I know that I will get through it and after a few days I’ll start to feel like myself again. If you want to gain an insight into what I’m truly going through each cycle, please stay. I take on their pain and it makes me desperately sad. Two to go. var app_5ea3d72cd3b1e90014fddcb2;(function(d, t){var s=d.createElement(t),options={"appId":"5ea3d72cd3b1e90014fddcb2","aspect_ratio":"100%","async":true,"host":"quiz.tryinteract.com","footer":"show"};s.src='https://i.tryinteract.com/embed/app.js';s.onload=s.onreadystatechange=function(){var rs=this.readyState;if(rs)if(rs!='complete')if(rs!='loaded')return;try{app_5ea3d72cd3b1e90014fddcb2=new InteractApp();app_5ea3d72cd3b1e90014fddcb2.initialize(options);app_5ea3d72cd3b1e90014fddcb2.display();}catch(e){}};var scr=d.getElementsByTagName(t)[0],par=scr.parentNode;par.insertBefore(s,scr);})(document,'script'); As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I wanted mine to be one of the positive chemotherapy personal stories too. #TwinklyTuesday, Thank you so so much Tracey – I desperately didn’t want it to be a horror story – in the grand scheme of things it’s only a few days but it seems like an eternity at the time x, Your email address will not be published. The skin starts to peel off. I wouldn’t recommend Googling “red devil chemo what to expect”. Then I ask my Oncology nurses how long after chemo will I feel better and they recommended keeping a diary. With low number of platelets, you are prone to get bruised easily, while you may even experience nose bleeding and bleeding gums. Chemotherapy sometimes interferes with the cycle of the ovaries. I had 3 prescriptions by the time I moved on to Taxol, so it was managed. This is because diarrhea can be sometimes severe leading to sore and even break in case it persists. It is important to note that chemotherapy reduces the number of white blood … It might be temporary to some women while to others it might prolong up to menopause. Doxorubicin side effects. I am sitting here with tears rolling down my face. For two days I stay in my room, I’m too down to leave except to cuddle my babies but I’m too weak to play with them. So far worst has been the dry mouth like you have eaten a handful of flour, but that has now passed. On Day 15 my thumb nails start to turn black and I read online how all of my nails might fall off altogether through treatment. Reading your blog has been the most helpful thing I have come across yet, by far. Are you doing red devil chemo? “Those were tough,” she recalls. I had absolutely no idea how truly horrific chemo is. I would either get the shot Friday afternoon or Saturday morning, didn’t feel decent until Monday. I start Googling hair growth after chemo. Metastaticdisease Adriamycin is sometimes combined with Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide) and/or 5-fluorouracilto make a cocktail of breast-cancer-fighting chemotherapy drugs. I don’t understand, but I’d like to try, so I think you should keep sharing as much as you want to. I knew it was called the ‘red devil’ and now I know why!!! Good luck for your next one and I wish you and your family all the best. Eating is no fun. I’m going to win :) x x. Bless you Mim… Wish I was there in person to give you the biggest hug xx You have been very much in my thoughts along with my Auntie. In the video below, Stage 4 breast cancer patient Nalie shared the symptoms and side effects she experienced after chemo with doxorubicin: Increased levels of uric acid in your body may result to building up of crystals in in body tissue and end up causing inflamed joints. He said they gave him 6 of these AC treatments and he continued to work every day while receiving them, and 6 days a week the past year since having them. However, it can be avoided by using Doxorubicin to stop such continuous uncontrollable replication and growth of cancerous cells. Your increadable not only for being able to face that, but for being able to put it into words that tell us the honest truth of chemo without making it sound like a horror story or a pity party. Related read: 9 Cancer Patients Revealed their FIRST Chemo Treatment Side Effects. I have just finished round 4 of AC. I take a prescribed sedative every night from Day 1 because the steroids keep me awake all night otherwise – as does the anxiety and constant questioning of every potential symptom I’m feeling. Thanks gain for sharing. x x, This is incredible. Thank you for writing this account. Who knows. It is commonly known that chemo drugs can cause hair loss. It’s not a horror story, it’s your experience and as you say, it is different for everyone. Remember mine is AC chemo and your friend might have been on a completely different (and hopefully not as harsh) chemo. The goal is to prevent these cells from dividing and multiplying. I used to say try and eat this, drink that but if they feel like you do, then I bet they wanted to tell me to F**k off. Stage 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 Cervical Cancer: Treatment Options, Survival Rate and Life Expectancy. Losing weight would mean the dosage of chemo I’m given it too high for my system to take. In fact, each day since I’ve felt better in every way and my family and friends have really rallied round. You can learn about Adriamycin, a name brand chemotherapy, on WebMD.Or, if you prefer, you can check on doxorubicin, the generic term, using MedlinePlus, a comprehensive and relatively reliable public venture put forth by the National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health. I am really not sure what to say here. Everything tastes like cardboard yet smells disgustingly strong. xxxx, Oh thank you Rachel, I was so worried it might be scary for others x x. I’m so happy that you decided to give a full account of your chemotherapy treatment. I hope that your third treatment went as well as it can do. The red devil was the worst. I’ve decided to share my experience fully but I caveat it with this: this is my experience and these are my symptoms. How long do the after effects of chemo last? It’s so difficult to articulate it sometimes but it means a lot to have your support x, Oh Mim, I read your post and I could hear the pain in your words, the sadness and the anger. Does chemotherapy cure cancer? Your story has educated me and made me realize all the things I have been blessed with and am so thankful for. "The Red Devil" and she hooks it up to my IV which she will administer manually. My thoughts are with you Mim. The condition is referred to as palmar-plantar syndrome. Sending so much love and strength to Oz. There should be many more like you in the world. For reasons I’m not going to bother you with, I was treated for something with one of the chemo drugs a few years ago & it made me very ill, I kind of extrapolated from that that to actually have chemotherapy with heavy and repeated doses of a full cocktail of those drugs must be pretty horrendous, but even so I would never have guessed at the full extent. Just keep moving forward. I’m terrified that if I end up having the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene, I will have to have a bilateral mastectomy and my ovaries removed. I finished my red devil treatment (which I had once a fortnight) my first and last were my worst. But she is strong and am thankful for the information here because I want to be aware of what she is going through and be there for her the best way I can. I feel your anger, but also your pain at going through this bloody awful thing. At the end of the session I felt the cold cap not quite in contact with my scalp at the top and told Mr M I thought it wouldn’t work well this time round. Doxorubicin is sometimes known by its nickname, the “Red Devil.” This drug earned its moniker for two reasons (13): its brilliant red color (also the source of the rubi in “doxorubicin”) its often severe side effects. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. I've had no pain from the Neulasta. Two to go…keep that in your mind xxx Lots of luck xx #twinklytuesday, Oh I bet they loved you there :) Thank you lady x x, Dear sweet Mim, there are no words but know we are all rooting for you. You’re doing a brave and brilliant thing by removing some of the mystery around cancer treatment. It’s all wrong.   x, This made me cry. Your honesty and pain brought me to tears. I’m now on an accidental diet during chemotherapy. I’m glad you have shared your experience with us. If it does, I have to go to the hospital and they will authorise an ambulance if necessary. I would have nausea at any time and it started the day after my first dose. I am determined not to let him go through this alone this time and to do as much for him to make this easier or more comfortable, without getting in his personal space, so I wanted to really do some crash studying up on what to expect. No, again, not for me. It was like looking in the mirror. I have this once a week and they have lowered the dosage by 25% cause of nerve damage to my fingers. Other includes swelling of the face, backache, chest pain, abdominal pain and cramping, etc. On Day 4 my body starts aching and my neck is stiff, making sleep uncomfortable. Thanks for the Blog. The pathology showed the mass had shrunk considerably with no cancer and very little cancer in the node. Luckily I feel OK most of the times. I think that you are wonderfully inspiring and probably the bravest woman I know. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2015 and started the first of 4 AC chemotherapy on the 15th of December. You sound like an incredibly brave lady and I think you are right to share the harshness of the treatment you are enduring. I cry for the women who haven’t started or finished their families that are going through this. I resolve to cut some people out of my life when this is all over. 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