Our expert says:
I am so sorry to hear that you have pancreatic cancer causing blood clots for which you require warfarin. Because of the severity of your condition I urge you to consult a registered dietitian (visit the Association for Dietetics in SA Website at: www.adsa.org.za and click on "Find a Dietitian" to find a dietitian in your area). The dietitian will have to firstly provide you with a balanced diet that builds up your body to withstand the chemo treatment, but does not interfere with your warfarin medication (e.g. dark green vegetables contain high levels of vit K which can counteract the effect of warfarin). Subsequently the dietitian will have to help oversee your food intake when you receive the chemo treatment to ensure that your system is as strong as possible despite any side-effects of the treatment. This is not something I can do for you over the Internet, so please consult a registered dietitian ASAP.
Holding thumbs that you treatment is 100% successful.
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