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Re: Tiredness

For Bernie Dear Bernie

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Bernie
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Re: Tiredness

Tiredness I'm nearing the end of a year's adjuvant Herceptin. I feel very tired and slow, often falling asleep in the afternoon if I sit down. During the usual hunt for a vein on Monday I passed out momentarily - couldn't see the guy poking me with the needles. Of course the pain was bad but I've always tolerated this process without fainting in the past. He saw I was covered in sweat and got me over to a bed where I conked out for two hours. I'm not due in clinic for a while so he suggested I go to the GP to get my thyroid tested. Apparently, tiredness/slowness and an increased appetite are symptoms. Has anyone else had this on Herceptin? I had the usual side effects on chemo and joint pain on Herceptin but this is a new one on me.

Bernie
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