Class: Anticancer/immunosuppressants: Other (Oncology & immunosuppression drugs)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C43H53NO14.3H2O = 861.94
Precautions: Severe renal or hepatic impairment. hypersensitivity. pregnancy. sever neutropenia.
Indications/Uses: A taxane used in advanced or metastatic breast cancer when adjuvant chemotherapy has failed, and non-small cell lung cancer.
Interactions: Inducers and inhibitors of cytochrome p450-3a may alter its metabolism.
Side Effects: Cutaneous reactions. scleroderma and nail changes. alopecia. nausea and vomiting. diarrhoea. stomatitis. asthenia.