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Ileostomy and Chemo Issues
Hi, I'm BRUCE P G.
I have had treatment and surgery for colorectal cancer. I have an ileostomy and have started chemo taking Capecitabine orally 2000mg twice a day. Since starting my stoma stings and burns constantly. I have tried pepcid, tylenol, keeping something on my stomach and nothing helps.
Does anyone have a suggestion as to stop the sting or has anyone had this experience?
Would greatly appreciate any…   Read more…

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