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Anybody still using Celebrex?

Forums General Melanoma Community Anybody still using Celebrex?

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    jag
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    I remember when I was first diagnosed reading about stage IV People who used Celebrex to keep their disease stable.  I was wondering if they are still alive.  Especially since a lot of people on here have been having trouble with pain management lately.

    I remember when I was first diagnosed reading about stage IV People who used Celebrex to keep their disease stable.  I was wondering if they are still alive.  Especially since a lot of people on here have been having trouble with pain management lately.

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      NancyD
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      Yes, I am stage 3B, NED 6 years.  I have taking 400 mg. Celebrex a day.  It helps with the arthritis and I think I'll never know what all has kept me NED, but…..

      I also did one year of interferon.  I take turmeric, immune guard (green tea supplement), & Celebrex every day.

      Nancy D

      Vacaville, CA

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        jag
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        do you remember any others, or are you the only one?

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        James from Sydney
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        Hi John

        i found some notes i made a while back. Search under BillG, Pat and Colby  i am sorry i could not find more detail but i know all 3 had been taking it for years. I am sure they still post from time to time.

        cheers

        James

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        James from Sydney
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        Hi John

        i found some notes i made a while back. Search under BillG, Pat and Colby  i am sorry i could not find more detail but i know all 3 had been taking it for years. I am sure they still post from time to time.

        cheers

        James

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        jag
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        do you remember any others, or are you the only one?

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        DebbieW
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        YES!   I still am and I am now NED for 9 years.  I did a year of Interferon too.

        I hope that someday when someone mentions Celebrex they will say,"didn't they used to use that for osteoarrhritis?  lol

        Best wishes with contiunued NED!

        DebbieW

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        DebbieW
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        YES!   I still am and I am now NED for 9 years.  I did a year of Interferon too.

        I hope that someday when someone mentions Celebrex they will say,"didn't they used to use that for osteoarrhritis?  lol

        Best wishes with contiunued NED!

        DebbieW

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      NancyD
      Participant

      Yes, I am stage 3B, NED 6 years.  I have taking 400 mg. Celebrex a day.  It helps with the arthritis and I think I'll never know what all has kept me NED, but…..

      I also did one year of interferon.  I take turmeric, immune guard (green tea supplement), & Celebrex every day.

      Nancy D

      Vacaville, CA

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      elainejorden
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      I am a stage 1V and have taken celebrex  300 mgm /day for about the last 5 years.I have been NED since I completed the Dartmouth Protocol of chemo in 2007.I feel I'm getting 2jobs done as not only might it be effective in preventing further mel. reoccurances but is also helping my arthritis pain which seems to be escalating lately ,so just this week I have increased  my dosage to 400 mgm/ day.It has been 20 years since my first diagnosis.Elaine (Canada)

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      elainejorden
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      I am a stage 1V and have taken celebrex  300 mgm /day for about the last 5 years.I have been NED since I completed the Dartmouth Protocol of chemo in 2007.I feel I'm getting 2jobs done as not only might it be effective in preventing further mel. reoccurances but is also helping my arthritis pain which seems to be escalating lately ,so just this week I have increased  my dosage to 400 mgm/ day.It has been 20 years since my first diagnosis.Elaine (Canada)

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        Sue33CT
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        I just started researching this after seeing it recommended on another Ocular Melanoma discussion list.  I'd love to hear feedback from others!

        Sue from CT

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        Sue33CT
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        I just started researching this after seeing it recommended on another Ocular Melanoma discussion list.  I'd love to hear feedback from others!

        Sue from CT

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        Sue33CT
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        I just started researching this after seeing it recommended on another Ocular Melanoma discussion list.  I'd love to hear feedback from others!

        Sue from CT

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