Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Yay! It's Only 2 Hours!

Just got back from the port draw and discovered that tomorrow's drip is only 1 1/2 to 2 hours. The chemo nurse looked up on my chart which "T" I'm getting. The first chemo I had was Taxol - which is a 4 hour drip. This time I'm getting Taxatere instead which drips in half the time!

The nurse told me it doesn't cause nausea but I should bring frozen peas to put on my finger nails and toe nails. It can cause darkened nails and mouth sores. So I got bags of frozen corn and a box of frozen organic strawberries to suck on during my drip.

No need for tons of visitors! I can easily read through this one!

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