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Taxol 100mg/16.7ml Injection

By PAN INDIA
16.7ml Injection
3072.75*
MRP 3615.00
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Taxol 100 MG Description

Taxol Injection is an anti-cancer medication containing paclitaxel as its main component. It is used in the treatment of ovarian cancer, lung cancer (non-small cell lung cancer) and breast cancer. Th

is medicine will be given to you in a hospital or clinic by a doctor or nurse. You should avoid self-injecting.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹3072.75
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ContainsPaclitaxel(100.0 Mg)
UsesLung cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, hair loss
molecules
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uses

Uses of Taxol 100 MG

For the treatment of ovarian cancer, lung cancer (non-small cell lung cancer), breast cancer
contraindications

Contraindications of Taxol 100 MG

If you are allergic to paclitaxel or any other ingredients of Taxol Injection If you have a low white blood cell (WBC) count, if you are not sure, ask the doctor. If you are a breastfeeding woman.
sideEffects

Side effects of Taxol 100 MG

  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation
  • Fatigue, loss of appetite, weakness
  • Headache, dizziness, chills, fever, cough
  • Pain in joints & muscles
  • Skin rash, hair loss
  • Sleep problems, weight loss
  • Low blood platelets, anaemia, low WBCs
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Taxol 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Taxol Injection during pregnancy?
A:
  • Taxol Injection should not be used during pregnancy & in women not using effective contraception, unless your doctor considers it absolutely essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
  • Use effective contraception during treatment & for about 6 months after stopping the treatment.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Taxol Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Breastfeeding must be discontinued while on treatment with Taxol Injection.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Taxol Injection?
A:
This medicine may make you feel dizzy, and caution is needed while driving or operating machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Taxol Injection?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had or still have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys
  • You notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding or develop any signs of infection while on treatment
  • You experience muscle weakness, numbness, pricking sensation, tingling, have difficulty in breathing, dry cough
  • This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Taxol 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Paclitaxel works by interrupting the multiplication of cancer cells that results in cells being inactive and this leads to the death of the cancerous cells.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Taxol 100 MG

Taxol Injection will be given in hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject.
interactions

Interactions of Taxol 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Taxol Injection works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned su...
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  • Especially if you are taking medicine to treat infections, psychiatric illnesses, fits, stomach ulcers, blood cholesterol levels, HIV infection or are taking blood thinning medications.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Taxol 100 MG

  • Store Taxol Injection under the conditions mentioned on the pack.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Taxol 100 MG

Overdose

This injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose on this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this injection, ...
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Missed a Dose

The doctor or nurse usually gives this injection in the hospital or clinic. Therefore, the chances of missing a dose are less. However, if you feel that a dose has been missed, please inform your doct...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the composition of Taxol Injection?

A: Taxol Injection contains paclitaxel as its active ingredient.

Q: What is the use of Taxol Injection?

A: Taxol Injection is used for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), breast cancer, ovarian cancer
Product Details
Brand
TAXOL
Expires on or After
28/02/2023
Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 08:01 AM (IST)
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