When to Call a Doctor
If you have cancer, call your
doctor if any of the following occur:
- You have new pain.
- Your drugs or
other treatments are no longer working.
- Your pain medicine is not
working long enough after each dose.
- You have new symptoms, such as
having a hard time walking, eating, or urinating.
- You notice an unusual rash, or bowel or bladder changes.
- You have unexpected or poorly controlled side
effects, such as nausea or vomiting, constipation, or
- Your pain makes it hard for you to do your daily
activities, such as eating or sleeping.
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Michael Seth Rabin, MD - Medical Oncology
October 31, 2011
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