Active Ingredient(s): Paclitaxel
Category: Cancer

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Paclitaxel is a medication used to treat a number of types of cancer including: ovarian cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer and pancreatic cancer among others.[2] It and docetaxel represent the taxane family of drugs. Paclitaxel's mechanism of action involves interference with the normal breakdown of microtubules during cell division. Common side effects include: hair loss, muscle and joint pains, and diarrhea, among others.[2] It results in a greater risk of infections which can be potentiall...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 6mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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