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Bruce Jenkins Says:

I will be starting Xolair after I am discharged from the hospital (kidney cancer).
I would like to know what to expect.
Thanks for your comments in advance.

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Verwon Says:

Xolair contains the active ingredient Omalizumab and it is not currently approved in the U.S. as a cancer treatment, it is used to treat asthma.

Are you certain that is the right name of the medication you are asking about?

Preliminary research has actually shown that while this does play a role in the immune systems recognition of cancer cells, it may increase risks of developing cancer.

You can read more on it here:


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Mary Says:

I have sever asthma and I have been on this drug since 2003 when it first came out. Before this, I was in the ER all the time and now being on this drug I can't say enough it keeps me out of ER and asthma sort of under control. You will like this. So sorry bout your cancer may god bless you

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pudzzy Says:

has anyone that has taken Xoliar had any major surgery Should I stop taking it before hip replacement .??

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