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View Poll Results: How many pills do you take a day?
0 26 34.21%
1 7 9.21%
2 7 9.21%
3 4 5.26%
4 4 5.26%
5 5 6.58%
6-10 15 19.74%
11-15 6 7.89%
16-20 1 1.32%
21+ 1 1.32%
Voters: 76. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 01-30-2018, 04:49 PM
 
Location: SC
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How many pills do you take a day?
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Old 01-30-2018, 05:32 PM
 
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Do you mean prescription meds, over-the-counter meds, supplements/vitamins, or all three?
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Old 01-30-2018, 05:35 PM
 
Location: SC
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Old 01-30-2018, 06:54 PM
 
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In that case, about 8, but they are all supplements, no meds.
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Old 01-30-2018, 07:37 PM
 
Location: Islip,NY
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1 script and 1 allergy pill
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Old 01-30-2018, 08:53 PM
 
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10 prescription pills 6 of those twice daily and two types of insulin Novo Rapid at each meal and Triseba once daily.
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Old 01-31-2018, 09:02 AM
 
Location: Finally the house is done and we are in Port St. Lucie!
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1 prescription med for chemo induced high blood pressure. I'm hoping to get off that after my cancer is in remission. The rest are immune system boosters to hopefully aid the chemo to kill the cancer. So far I am having excellent response but it's not gone yet.

My regimens is mega D3, B12, B6, mega vitamin C, NAC and Neuro-mag

Once in a while I will take a calcium pill. I just don't do that daily.

My cancer mutation is not supposed to respond very well to chemo but I'm determined to not be a part of that particular statistic.

I started out with a CEA (colon cancer blood marker) of 219. Normal is 0.0 - 5.0. It is now down to 73.3. CT scans show Marked Response to therapy.
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Old 01-31-2018, 09:13 AM
 
Location: Paradise
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8 prescription pills
4 vitamin supplements
2 injectable
1 drop
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Old 01-31-2018, 09:15 AM
 
Location: Gettysburg, PA
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I take 3 prescription pills each day, the rest are vitamins/supplements and OTC acid reducers/ stomach meds (15 total):

Multivitamin
Lysine
Vitamin B complex w/C
Vitamin D
Garlic
Nexium
Zantac
Papaya Digestive Enzyme
Echinecea
Turmeric
Probiotic
Lactaid

I think that's everything.
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Old 01-31-2018, 10:06 AM
 
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Daily - none beyond aspirin or antacid as needed.
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