PacitaxelActive Ingredient(s): Paclitaxel
FDA Approved: * August 24, 2016
Pharm Company: * GLAND PHARMA LTD
Paclitaxel (PTX), sold under the brand name Taxol among others, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat a number of types of cancer. This includes ovarian cancer, esophageal cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, Kaposi's sarcoma, cervical cancer, and pancreatic cancer. It is administered by intravenous injection. There is also an albumin-bound formulation. Common side effects include hair loss, bone marrow suppressio... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.