What are Fluorouracil (5-FU) Chemotherapies? List from Cancer Survivors

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Fluorouracil (5-FU) Chemotherapy Chemotherapies

What Fluorouracil (5-FU) Chemotherapy Cancer Survivors said about their Chemotherapies.

5-21-18 thru 7-18-18. started with xeloda pills but could not keep them down. Switched to 5fU pump 24/7 for 8 weeks. Mostly tired, diarrhea during radiation but got better after. good days, bad days.
AM NOT USING THE 5-FU....INSTEAD ITS CAPECITABINE 500MG
Gemzar at first, 5FU for recurrence.
The standard cocktail via portable bag and IV. Fatigue, hair loss, minor nausea, minor mouth sores.
Nine rounds of Folfirinox treatment before surgery and more after.
Severe nausea,fatigue and 30 lbs weight loss, hospitalization 4 times . Had fluid loss, extreme low platelet count. I had 4 I transfusions of platelets and 5 transfusions of blood
5 FU + mitomycin ...4 days/24hrs Nausea, vomit, diarrhea, fatigue
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