Pacitaxel

Active Ingredient(s): Paclitaxel
FDA Approved: * August 24, 2016
Pharm Company: * GLAND PHARMA LTD
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Pacitaxel Overview

Paclitaxel (PTX), sold under the brand name Taxol among others, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat a number of types of cancer.[3] This includes ovarian cancer, esophageal cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, Kaposi's sarcoma, cervical cancer, and pancreatic cancer.[3] It is given by injection into a vein.[3] There is also an albumin-bound formulation.[3] Common side effects include hair loss, bone marrow suppression, numb...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Paclitaxel
  • For Suspension: 100mg/vial
  • Injection: 6mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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