Here is an account for what happened today:
How do I feel?
On top of the world!!!
|7:30am||Arrived at the hospital.|
|7:50am||Oximeter check done.|
|8:00am||Paperwork check done.|
|9:10am||Ate toast prior to first dose.
I never thought how much this trial would affect me mentally.
So many thoughts and emotions to deal with.
It's lovely to have so many supporters.
What's more is, the support is worldwide.
|9:25am||I'm staring at the new drug! Holding back tears here.|
|9:30am||Final checks are being made prior to first dose.|
|9:35am||I've seen the tablet. It's a capsule. Looks like the blood red capsules similar to Rifampicin, but probably same size as creon.|
The nurses are counting the capsules to make sure all is present and correct.
|9:45am||First dose taken. I'm cured...or am I?
Placebo or not placebo, that is the question.
|10:00am||First blood sample taken.|
|10:15am||Second blood sample taken.|
|10:30am||Blood pressure and pulse rate taken.|
|10:45am||Blood sample taken.|
|11:10am||I've lost count to how many people are following me today.
This has gone viral in USA and Australia as well as UK.
|11:30am||Blood pressure, and pulse rate taken.|
|11:40am||ECG and blood sample taken.|
|12:45pm||Blood sample taken.|
|1:30pm||Blood pressure and pulse rate taken.|
|1:40pm||Blood sample taken.|
|1:45pm||Urine sample taken and physical examination done.|
|3:30pm||Blood pressure and pulse taken.|
|3:45pm||Urine sample taken.|
|4:00pm||Tuna salad baguette "snack". Yummy!|