TaxolActive Ingredient(s): Paclitaxel
FDA Approved: * December 29, 1992
Pharm Company: * BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB
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.
Neurapathy after chemo using taxol
Took six chemo's of taxol and developed severe neurapathy in legs feet and hands. can not walk with walker and help ...2 REPLIES
Side Effects of Taxol
I take Taxol tomorrow for the first time and am wondering about the side effects....