Posted 6/5/2008 11:41 AM (GMT -7)
We have several here on Zometa. I am on Fosamax which is also useful in preventing osteoperosis. Some guys are instructed to be on Zometa instead when they are on hormone therapy. Not sure exactly where the decisions differ. But for me Lots of calcium, Vitamin D and Fosamax is doing the job.
Age 45 (44 when Dx)
Pre-op PSA was 19.8
Surgery on Feb 16, 2007 @ The City of Hope
Post-Op Pathology: Gleason 4+3=7, positive margins, Stage pT3b (Stage III)
HT began in May, '07 with Lupron and Casodex 50mg
IMRT radiation for 38 Treatments ending August 3, '07
Current PSA (May 9 '08): <0.1
I will continue HT until May '09.
Years in Remission (3/23/07): 1
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