Connect with a mentor

Connect with a mentor

Ask questions, hear about real treatment experiences, and get support

If you’re living with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea, you’re not alone. It can help to connect with someone who understands what you’re going through. Our mentors can talk to you 1-on-1 about their own struggles with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea and how they never gave up.

Whether you’re being treated with XERMELO or considering your treatment options, you can schedule a call with a mentor to

  • Listen to personal experiences of others living with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea
  • Ask questions about their treatment journeys, including how they found more control by adding XERMELO
  • Learn what to expect when taking XERMELO and how it works with your SSA treatments

Meet our mentors. They’ve been there too, and want to help.

Select READ MORE to learn more about each mentor.

Carol

I'm not ready to stop fighting.

Carol’s journey with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea began years ago, after her own mother was diagnosed with lung cancer. Her mother and a support group inspired her to keep fighting and reach out when she needed help and information about treatment options.

Jennifer

You will get through it.

Jennifer found help for her Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea by joining a support group in her town, where she met lifelong friends and mentors. She researched treatments on her own until she found XERMELO. Now she wants to help others living with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea.

Rick

Never stop pushing for answers.

Rick is a sports-loving father and grandfather who loves to travel with his family. After being diagnosed with Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea and undergoing years of various treatments, Rick works closely with a team of doctors to do everything he can for his health, including taking XERMELO.

Geri

I try to make the most of every day.

Geri is a loving wife, mother, and grandmother with Neuroendocrine Cancer who suffers from Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea. She’s passionate about raising awareness of her disease and helping others like her find support and be heard.

Schedule an appointment by calling 1-888-315-2401

Wondering what to expect when you call? You’ll be set up with a mentor that best matches your needs, at a time that is convenient for you. Plus, you can get your questions about the program answered.

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Important Safety Information and Indication

Important Safety Information and Indication

Important Safety Information

  • XERMELO may cause constipation which can be serious. You should stop taking XERMELO if severe constipation or severe, persistent, or worsening abdominal pain develops. Talk to your doctor if you have these symptoms
  • The most common side effects of XERMELO include nausea, headache, increase in hepatic enzymes, depression, flatulence, decreased appetite, swelling of your hands and feet, and fever
  • Talk to your doctor about all medicines you are taking as some may interact with XERMELO

Indication

XERMELO is a prescription pill, used along with somatostatin analog (SSA) therapy, for Carcinoid Syndrome diarrhea in adults who are not adequately controlled by SSA therapy.

For more information about XERMELO, talk to your doctor or see Full Prescribing Information.

You may report an adverse event related to Lexicon products by calling 1-844-LEX-PHAR (1-844-539-7427)  (US only). If you prefer, you may contact the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) directly. The FDA has established a reporting service known as MedWatch where healthcare professionals and consumers can report serious problems they suspect may be associated with the drugs and medical devices they prescribe, dispense, or use. Visit MedWatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.