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Active Ingredient(s): Paclitaxel
Category: Cancer

Onxol Overview

Paclitaxel is a mitotic inhibitor used in cancer chemotherapy; it and docetaxel represent the taxane family of drugs. Paclitaxel was discovered in 1967 as a result of a U.S. National Cancer Institute-funded screening program; Monroe Wall and Mansukh Wani isolated the drug from the bark of the Pacific yew, Taxus brevifolia, and named it "taxol". Developed commercially by Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), the generic name has changed to "paclitaxel" with BMS selling the compound under trademark as Ta...

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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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