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How long does it take for taxol infusion?

I am starting my first IV chemo in a few weeks. How long can I expect Taxol infusion to take?

Posted 22 Jun 2016 1 answer

Hi, Can you provide any insight into using Cyramza and Taxol? Would love to understand any?

... experiences of using these two drugs together - success rates, side effects, etc. thank you!

Posted 18 Jun 2016 0 answers

Can paclitaxel cause a reaction similar to vertigo?

I had my first taxol treatment on a Tues. and by Thurs. I couldn't get out of bed--feet felt like blocks of wood --slept for 2 weeks-had to use a wheelchair- next treatment was delayed a ...

Posted 30 Mar 2016 1 answer

TAXOL administered intravenously for how many hours at a dose of 50 mg/m2 ?

My mother is treated with Taxol 50mg/m2 weekly ,, within an hour the 500 ml solution finished ,, is that right ??

Posted 15 Nov 2015 0 answers

How effective is Cyramza for cancer remission?

My sister was started on Cyramza last week, in addition to Taxol, for her recurrent metastatic esophageal junction cancer. She has already undergone chemo, radiation, surgery to remove tumor with a ...

Posted 19 Jan 2015 2 answers

Why is taxol given instead of red devil?

Posted 31 Jan 2014 1 answer

Are there any long term side effects from the drugs adrianmycin, cytoxin, and taxol?

It's been two years since I had chemo and my legs ache when I walk for a short time

Posted 21 Oct 2013 1 answer

I have been taking taxol and have a problem with my eyes watering. What can I do?

My doctor says it is because I have lost my eye lashes, but I haven't lost them. Has anyone else had this problem?

Posted 23 Jul 2013 1 answer

Pertuzumab - Does this drug cause restless leg or jerking of extremities?

Being treated for occult breast cancer, metastatic to lung and lymph node. Receiving herceptin, perjeta and taxol

Posted 18 Apr 2013 2 answers

Endometrial Cancer - If Taxol & carboplatin did not work is there hope for anything else to work?

My cancer had spead to the lympth nodes Taxol & carboplatin did nothing to help is there hope another drug will work?

Posted 29 Dec 2012 1 answer

My husband completed 7 weeks of Taxol treatment. His dr wants him to take more Taxol?

Only 2 treatments this time... considerably higher dose & three weeks apart. We're concerned that it may be too much. Anyone reading this have any info that will comfort us? Treatment ...

Posted 25 Nov 2012 1 answer

I am starting taxol next week in addition to herceptin. Frightened. What do I have to face?

Have completed 4 weeks of adriamyacin and some other chemo drugs. Made me fairly sick. Am a nervous-type person. Is taxol as bad as adriamyacin?

Posted 5 Jun 2012 1 answer

I had my last taxol treatment almost three weeks ago, but my fingers/palms and soles of my feet have

... not stopped itching-sometimes almost driving me crazy. I also have this pain in my right thigh. I was told by my doctor's nurse to take Benadryl for the itch and was given 600 mg of ...

Posted 30 May 2012 1 answer

Can oxaliplatin cause ulcerative colitis?

Oxaliplatin and taxotere were infused and xeloda was taken orally. Developed ulcerative colitis which had been in remission for over 3 years. Now changing to oxaliplatin, taxol and 5FU.

Posted 8 Aug 2012 1 answer

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