My mother has been put on Alpelisib plus Fulvestrant as treatment for metastatic breast cancer, spread to her lungs (and causing pleural effussion). Any one else having a similar treatment, please share your experience/sideeffects..Many thanks in advance.
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Welcome to Cancer Chat Hhw4953 although I'm sorry about your mum's diagnosis.
Hopefully some of our members who are having this treatment will share their advice and experiences with you soon but you're welcome to join in on any other discussions you find about this when using 'search forum' in the blue bar above.
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i just started Alpesilib 10 days ago. May I enquire as to how your mother has fared and also how/ what side effects has she endured?
hi @Pri19 my mother took it for a month, it has worked on her but because She can't tolerate and manage side effects, she has discontinued it for sometime.