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R-CHOP is an acronym for a chemotherapy regimen used in the treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. R-CHOP stands for Rituximab, Cytoxan, Hydroxydaunorubicin (Adriamycin), Oncovin (Vincristine), Prednisone/Prednisolone. more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Non-hodgkin's Lymphoma
83
96%
Hodgkin's Lymphoma
4
100%
Bone Cancer
1
100%
Overall, 97% (88 Members) find R-CHOP helpful
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R-CHOP Reviews

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so far i have only had 1 treatment.
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Just started this process. Nausea is the biggest hurdle for me right now.
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Awful experience but great treatment. Had lots side effects. Nausea, fatigue, complete hair loss,Aching joints, depression etc. Also had to have course of Chemo into my spine, to reach brain, as a sort of Insurance policy! my Consultant called it. I am now in remission, so it seems to have worked at the moment.
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it worked well but i felft like i became stupid from it i could not think or concentrate not to mention i could not remember anything. i am better now but it was hard for the first year and a half.
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was real sick during chemo,lost all my hair ,kept getting fever and would have to be admitted.still have blood problems still have to get tranfusion every so often and just finished a regentment of IV iron.the cance was stage 4
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It worked!!!
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Lost hair within 10 days, no other notable side effects after 4 rounds.
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never felt worse in my life. my experience was nothing I would wish on my worst enemy.but thank GOD I am better.
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mother just completed her 1st cycle yesterday
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Ecept few side effects I don't have any major problem, I suffer from headache, upset stomach and slight pain in different parts of body.
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Discussions

  1. Discussion: Radiation after R-CHOP
    I'm one of the lucky ones. I only had to do three rounds of R-CHOP as opposed to six. Although, I suffered doing the three, especially number two. ... [More]
  2. Advice: Effects of R-Chop
    UPDATE: On Aug. 26th, I had my second infusion of R-CHOP. Like the first round, about day five, I started feeling the effects. As the weekend con... [More]
  3. Advice: Effects of R-Chop
    Hi C.L. This time last year I was diagnosed Stage 4 Diffuse Large B Cell. Bone marrow was not involved. I went through 6 cycles of R-CHOP. One c... [More]
  4. Advice: Effects of R-Chop
    When I was diagnosed, I was stage II bulky. I had a pretty intense chemo, though it wasn't R-Chop. My doc didn't want me to have that. Also, he absolu... [More]
  5. Advice: Effects of R-Chop
    I got my initial biopsy report last week and saw the Oncologist for the first time this week. The diagnosis is Large B-Cell lymphoma, although, I don... [More]