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Paclitaxel (International)

Note: In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Paclitaxel (paclitaxel systemic) is a member of the drug class mitotic inhibitors and is used to treat Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer - Adjuvant, Breast Cancer - Metastatic, Kaposi's Sarcoma, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Ovarian Cancer and Wilms' Tumor.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Cytostatic agent

Microtubule inhibitor


Chemical Name

(2aR,4S,4aS,6R,9S,11S,12S,12aR,12bS)-1,2a,3,4,4a,6,9,10,11,12,12a,12b-dodecahydro-4,6,9,11,12,12b-hexahydroxy-4a,8,13,13-tetramethyl-7,11-methano-5H-cyclodeca[3,4]benz[1,2-b]oxet-5-one 6,12b-diacetate, 12-benzoate, 9-ester with (2R,3S)-N-benzoyl-3-phenylisoserine (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Paclitaxelum (Latin)
  • Paclitaxel (German)
  • Paclitaxel (French)
  • Paclitaxel (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Paclitaxel (OS: BAN, USAN, DCF, JAN)
  • 7-epi-Taxol (IS)
  • BMS 181339-01 (Bristol-Myers) (IS)
  • NSC 125973 (IS)
  • Taxol-A (IS)
  • Paclitaxel (PH: BP 2018, Ph. Eur. 9.4, USP 41)
  • Paclitaxelum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9.4)

Brand Names

  • Abitaxel
    Gemepe, Russian Federation; Laboratorios IMA, Russian Federation
  • Abraxane
    Abraxis BioScience, Australia; Benifarm, Serbia; Celgene, Canada; Celgene, Switzerland; Celgene, China; Celgene, Czech Republic; Celgene, Estonia; Celgene, Spain; Celgene, Finland; Celgene, Greece; Celgene, Hong Kong; Celgene, Ireland; Celgene, Lithuania; Celgene, Norway; Celgene, Poland; Celgene, Sweden; Celgene, United States; Celgene Europe, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Celgene Europe, Cyprus; Celgene Europe, Macedonia; Celgene Europe, Netherlands; Celgene Europe, Slovenia; Celgene Europe Limited, Iceland; Celgene Europe Ltd, Israel; Celgene Nordic, Denmark; Raffo, Argentina; Taiho Yakuhin, Japan; Tecnofarma, Peru
  • Abraxane [+ Albumin Human]
    Biocon, India; Celgene, Russian Federation
  • Abraxane 100mg
    Celgene, Luxembourg
  • Abraxane 5 mg/ml
    Celgene, Austria; Celgene, Germany; Celgene, France; Celgene, Hungary
  • Abraxane 5mg/ml [+ Albumin Human]
    Celgene, United Kingdom
  • Aclipak
    Actavis, Singapore
  • Acoexcel
    Accord Farma, Mexico
  • Acupaxil
    Solutions M.I., Peru
  • Adpaxil
    Adley, India
  • Altaxel
    Alkem, India
  • Anzafax
    Atco, Pakistan
  • Anzatax
    Dbl, Egypt; Faulding, Kuwait; Hospira, China; Hospira, Hong Kong; Hospira, Lithuania; Hospira, Philippines; Hospira, Tunisia; Hospira, Taiwan; Hospira Italia, Italy; Hospira Singapore, Singapore; Hospira UK Ltd., Oman; Mayne, Lebanon; Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Thailand; Pharmaplan, South Africa; Tempo Scan Pacific, Indonesia
  • Anzatax 100 mg/16,7 ml
    Orna, Turkey
  • Anzatax 150 mg/25 ml
    Orna, Turkey
  • Anzatax 30 mg/5 ml
    Orna, Turkey
  • Anzatax 300 mg/50 ml
    Orna, Turkey
  • Anzatax Paclitaxel
    Centapharm, Taiwan
  • Aritaxel
    Apocare, Germany
  • Asotax
    Asofarma de Mexico, Mexico; Raffo, Argentina
  • Aspen Paclitaxel
    Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Ataxil 100 mg/16,7 ml
    Deva, Turkey
  • Ataxil 30 mg/5 ml
    Deva, Turkey
  • Ataxil 300 mg/50 ml
    Deva, Turkey
  • axitaxel
    Axios, Germany
  • Bendatax 6mg/ml
    Bendalis, Germany
  • Biolyse Paclitaxel
    Key Oncologics, South Africa
  • Biotaxel
    Medicus, Greece
  • Brevitax
    Teva, Czech Republic
  • Bristaxol
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Mexico
  • Britaxol
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Chile
  • Canpaxel
    Binhdinh Pharmaceutical and Medical Equipment Company Bidiphar, Vietnam
  • Celtax
    Celon, Georgia
  • Cipla-Paclitaxel
    Cipla Medpro, South Africa
  • Clitaxel
    Gobbi-Novag, Argentina; Nolver, Venezuela
  • Cloxyn
    Laboratorios Pasteur, Chile
  • Cryoxet
    Cryopharma, Mexico
  • Cytopaxel
    CytoPharma, Tunisia
  • Daburex
    Fresenius, Mexico
  • Daburex FKO
    Sanderson, Peru
  • Dalys
    Dosa, Argentina; Dosa, Paraguay
  • Dalys 100
    Bio-Shar, Uruguay
  • Dalys 150
    Bio-Shar, Uruguay
  • Dalys 30
    Bio-Shar, Uruguay
  • Dalys 300
    Bio-Shar, Uruguay; DOSA, Paraguay
  • Drifen
    Richmond, Argentina; Richmond, Tunisia
  • Drifen [+ Camphor]
    Richmond, Paraguay
  • Ebetaxel
    Bio Pharma, Pakistan; Ebewe, Lebanon; Ebewe, Oman; Ebewe, Tunisia; Ferron, Indonesia; Sandoz, Hong Kong; Sandoz, Turkey
  • Ebetaxel 6mg/ml
    Ebewe, Israel; Ebewe Pharma, Austria
  • Erioxal
    Eriochem, Argentina
  • Eucol
    Novapharm, Lithuania
  • Evotaxel
    Hospira, Brazil
  • Formoxol
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Genaxol
    Union, Taiwan
  • Genexol
    Cemelog-BRS, Bulgaria; epc, Egypt
  • Inoxel
    Boryung Pharma, Thailand
  • Intaxel
    Biogalenic, Venezuela; Fresenius, Philippines; Fresenius, Taiwan; Fresenius Kabi, Thailand; Fresenius Kabi Asia Pacific, Vietnam; Fresenius Kabi Oncology, Georgia; Fresenius Kabi Oncology, Myanmar
  • Kunitaxel
    Korea United Pharm., Vietnam
  • Letpar
    Sandoz GmbH, Greece
  • Li Pu Su
    Luye Pharma, China
  • Maclitaxel
    Macleods, India
  • Medaxol
    Peking Union, China
  • Mitotax
    Dr Reddy's Lab, Myanmar; Dr. Reddy's, India; Dr. Reddy's, Russian Federation
  • Mitotax 100
    Dr. Reddy's, Peru
  • Mylan Paclitaxel
    Xixia, South Africa
  • Nanoxel
    Fresenius, Philippines
  • Napro-Tax
    Naprod, Philippines
  • Ofoxel
    Pisa, Mexico
  • Oncotaxel
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Onxel
    Darrow Laborat., Paraguay
  • Paccal Vet-CA1 [veterinary use]
    Oasmia Pharmaceuticals AB, United States
  • Pacli MPL
    MPL, Philippines
  • Pacliavenir
    Biolyse Pharma, Israel
  • Paclib
    Biomedis Oncology, Philippines
  • Paclicad
    Cadila, India
  • Pacligen
    Sandoz, Sweden
  • Paclihope
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, Vietnam
  • Paclikebir
    Aspen, Argentina; Aspen, Paraguay
  • Paclimedac
    medac, Poland; medac, Slovakia; medac, Lithuania
  • Paclinova
    Celnova, Argentina
  • Paclisan
    Sanfer, Mexico
  • Paclitas
    Intas, Peru
  • Paclitax
    Pharmaceutical, Venezuela
  • Paclitaxel
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom; Accord Healthcare, Malta; Actavis, New Zealand; Actavis, United States; Actavis UK, United Kingdom; Baxter, New Zealand; Biopas, Peru; Boehringer Ingelheim, Mexico; Fresenius Kabi Oncology, United States; Generics Pharma, Greece; Gland Pharma, United States; GP-Pharm, Peru; Hemofarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Hospira, Ireland; Hospira, Malta; Hospira, United States; Hospira UK, United Kingdom; Hospira UK Ltd, Greece; medac, United Kingdom; Mylan, United States; Mylan Seiyaku, Japan; Nippon Kayaku, Japan; Nipro, Japan; Oncomed, Peru; Perulab, Peru; Pfizer Japan, Japan; Rue Belmedpreparaty, Georgia; Sandoz, Japan; Sandoz, United States; Sawai Seiyaku, Japan; Seven Pharma, Peru; Teva, United States; West-Ward, United States
  • Paclitaxel - Ebewe
    Ebewe Pharma, China
  • Paclitaxel - Yung Shin
    Yung Shin Pharmaceutical, China
  • Paclitaxel 100mg DF
    Sidus, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel 150mg DF
    Sidus, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel 300mg DF
    Sidus, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel 30mg DF
    Sidus, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel AB
    Aurobindo, Belgium
  • Paclitaxel Accord
    Accord, Spain; Accord, Lithuania; Accord Healthcare, Australia; Accord Healthcare, Brazil; Accord Healthcare, Cyprus; Accord Healthcare, Germany; Accord Healthcare, Denmark; Accord Healthcare, Estonia; Accord Healthcare, Netherlands; Accord Healthcare, Norway; Accord Healthcare, Romania; Accord Healthcare, Sweden; Evopharm, Slovakia
  • Paclitaxel Accord 6 mg/ml
    Accord Healthcare, Austria; Accord Healthcare, Hungary
  • Paclitaxel Accord Healthcare
    Accord Healthcare, Belgium; Accord Healthcare, Canada
  • Paclitaxel ACT
    Juno Pharmaceuticals, Australia
  • Paclitaxel Actavis
    Actavis, Lithuania; Actavis, Latvia; Actavis, Sweden; Actavis Baltics Eesti, Estonia; Actavis Group, Iceland
  • Paclitaxel Actavis 100mg/16.7ml
    Actavis, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Actavis 150mg/25ml
    Actavis, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Actavis 300mg/50ml
    Actavis, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Actavis 30mg/5ml
    Actavis, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel AHCL
    Accord Healthcare, France
  • Paclitaxel Amneal
    Amneal Deutschland, Germany
  • Paclitaxel AN
    Amneal Pharma, Australia
  • Paclitaxel Arrow
    Arrow, France
  • Paclitaxel Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Netherlands; PUREN Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Aurovitas
    Aurovitas, Spain
  • Paclitaxel axios
    Axios, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Bhardwaj
    Tillomed Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Biolyse Pharma
    Biolyse Pharma, Canada
  • Paclitaxel Biosano
    Laboratorios Biosano, Chile
  • Paclitaxel Biotechno Pharma
    Biotech Pharma, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Blau
    Blau, Brazil
  • Paclitaxel BMM Pharma
    BMM Pharma, Lithuania
  • Paclitaxel CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Paclitaxel Chi Sheng
    Chi Sheng, Taiwan
  • Paclitaxel Cipla
    Cipla, Croatia (Hrvatska); Cipla, Paraguay; Cipla Europe NV, Italy
  • Paclitaxel Complex Therapeutics
    Complex Therapeutics, Chile
  • Paclitaxel Crinos
    Crinos, Italy
  • Paclitaxel Delta Farma
    Delta Farma, Argentina; Delta Farma, Uruguay
  • Paclitaxel Dotopharma
    Dotopharma, Italy
  • Paclitaxel Dr. Schlichtiger
    Dr. Schlichtiger, Poland
  • Paclitaxel Ebewe
    Ebewe, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Ebewe, Estonia; Ebewe, Egypt; Ebewe, Georgia; Ebewe, Italy; Ebewe, Latvia; Ebewe, Poland; Ebewe, Serbia; Ebewe, Slovakia; Ebewe Pharma, Bulgaria; Ebewe Pharma, Czech Republic; Ebewe Pharma, Macedonia; Novartis, New Zealand; Sandoz, France; Sandoz, Thailand; Schumit, Thailand; Ebewe, Lithuania; Ebewe Pharma, Romania; Sandoz, Australia
  • Paclitaxel EG
    Eurogenerics, Belgium
  • Paclitaxel EG 100mg/16.7ml
    Eurogenerics, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel Epicaris
    Epicaris, Uruguay
  • Paclitaxel Eurofarma
    Eurofarma, Brazil
  • Paclitaxel Farmaco Urug
    Farmaco Urug., Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel Fresenius 100mg/16.7ml
    Fresenius, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Fresenius 300mg/50ml
    Fresenius, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Fresenius 30mg/5ml
    Fresenius, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Fresenius Kabi
    Fresenius Kabi, Belgium; Fresenius Kabi, Denmark; Fresenius Kabi, Norway; Fresenius Kabi, Serbia; Fresenius Kabi, Sweden; Fresenius Kabi Oncology, Netherlands
  • Paclitaxel fu 150
    FU, Uruguay
  • Paclitaxel fu 30
    FU, Uruguay
  • Paclitaxel fu 300
    FU, Uruguay
  • Paclitaxel Glenmark
    Glenmark, Argentina; Glenmark, Brazil
  • Paclitaxel Gp Pharm
    GP Pharm, Argentina; GP Pharm, Spain
  • Paclitaxel HAEMATO
    HAEMATO PHARM, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Heumann
    Heumann, Germany
  • Paclitaxel HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • Paclitaxel HF
    Cell Pharm, Serbia
  • Paclitaxel Hospira
    Hospira, Belgium; Hospira, Estonia; Hospira, Spain; Hospira, France; Hospira, Netherlands; Hospira, Poland; Hospira Nordic, Denmark; Pfizer, Germany; Pfizer, Sweden; Pharmaceutical Trading, Cyprus
  • Paclitaxel Hospira 100mg/16.7ml
    Hospira, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel Hospira 150mg/25ml
    Hospira, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel Hospira 300mg/50ml
    Hospira, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel Hospira 30mg/5ml
    Hospira, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel IMA
    IMA, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Ipfi
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Paclitaxel Kabi
    Fresenius, Slovakia; Fresenius, Tunisia; Fresenius Kabi, Czech Republic; Fresenius Kabi, Estonia; Fresenius Kabi, Spain; Fresenius Kabi, France; Fresenius Kabi, Croatia (Hrvatska); Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia; Fresenius Kabi, Poland; Fresenius Kabi, Romania; Fresenius Kabi Deutschland, Germany; Fresenius Kabi Hellas AE, Cyprus
  • Paclitaxel Kabi 6mg/ml
    Fresenius Kabi, Hungary; Fresenius Kabi, Luxembourg; Fresenius Kabi Austria, Austria
  • Paclitaxel Kampar
    Laboratorio Kampar, Chile
  • Paclitaxel Kemex
    Kemex, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Labatec 100mg/16.7ml
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Labatec 300mg/50ml
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Labatec 30mg/5ml
    Labatec Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Lek
    Salutas Pharma, Macedonia
  • Paclitaxel LIV Pharma
    AqVida, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Microsules
    Microsules, Paraguay; Microsules Arg, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Mylan
    Mylan, Belgium; Mylan, Czech Republic; Mylan, Netherlands; Mylan, Slovakia
  • Paclitaxel Mylan Generics
    Mylan, Italy
  • Paclitaxel ODS
    ODS Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel OMNICARE
    OMNICARE, Germany
  • Paclitaxel onkovis
    Onkovis, Germany
  • Paclitaxel ORCAzwei
    Orca 2, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Pfizer
    Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer A/S, Iceland
  • Paclitaxel Pharmachemie
    Pharmachemie, Denmark
  • Paclitaxel PharmaSwiss
    PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska); PharmaSwiss, Serbia
  • Paclitaxel Pharmexpress
    Pharmexpress, Romania
  • Paclitaxel Pliva
    Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pliva Hrvatska, Macedonia; Pliva, Lithuania
  • Paclitaxel Profusio
    PGD Profusio Haan, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Profusio Haan
    PGD Profusio Haan, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Quimfa
    Quimfa, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel Ratiopharm
    ratiopharm Italia, Italy
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada; Sandoz, Ecuador; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska); Sandoz, Lithuania; Sandoz, Netherlands; Sandoz España, Spain
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 100mg/16.7ml
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 150mg/25ml
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 300mg/50ml
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 30mg/5ml
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 600mg/100ml
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Sandoz 6mg/ml
    Sandoz, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxel SanoSwiss
    SanoSwiss UAB, Latvia; SanoSwiss, Lithuania
  • Paclitaxel Stragen
    Stragen, Germany; Stragen Nordic, Tunisia
  • Paclitaxel Techsphere
    Techsphere, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Temmler
    Temmler Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Teva
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile; Pharmachemie, Georgia; Pharmachemie, Israel; Teva, Spain; Teva Italia, Italy; Teva Santé, France
  • Paclitaxel Teva 100mg
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Teva 300mg
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Teva 30mg
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Paclitaxel Tuteur
    Tuteur, Argentina
  • Paclitaxel Varifarma
    Varifarma, Argentina; Varifarma, Paraguay
  • Paclitaxel Vipharm
    Vipharm, Germany
  • Paclitaxel Vitane
    Vitane Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel-Actavis
    PUREN Pharma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel-GRY
    BB Farma, Germany
  • Paclitaxel-Humanity
    Remedies, Georgia
  • Paclitaxel-Teva
    Chi Sheng, Taiwan; Pharmachemie, Latvia; Pharmachemie, Serbia; Teva, Hong Kong; Teva, Lithuania; Teva Eesti, Estonia; Teva Pharma, Switzerland; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Russian Federation
  • Paclitaxel-Teva 6 mg/ml
    Teva, Hungary
  • Paclitaxelum Accord
    Accord Healthcare, Poland
  • Paclitaxelum Actavis
    Actavis International, Vietnam
  • Paclitaxelum Teva
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Paclitaxin
    Hospira, Poland; Pharmachemie, Netherlands; Pharmachemie, Philippines; Pharmachemie, Taiwan; Pharmachemie/Teva, Thailand; Teva, Australia; Teva Pharma Belgium, Belgium
  • Paclitaxin-100
    Teva, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxin-150
    Teva, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxin-30
    Teva, Luxembourg
  • Paclitaxin-300
    Teva, Luxembourg
  • Pacliteva
    Teva-Tuteur, Paraguay
  • Paclitex
    AC Farma, Peru; Techno Drugs, Bangladesh
  • Paclixel
    Novagen Pharmaceuticals, Greece
  • Pacovary
    Actavis, Lithuania
  • Pactal
    Pascual, Philippines
  • Padexol
    Shin Poong, South Korea
  • Paklitaxfil
    Filaxis, Paraguay; Filaxis, Uruguay; Fresenius-Kabi, Argentina; Sanderson, Peru
  • Panataxel
    Bago, Paraguay; Bioprofarma, Argentina; Bioprofarma, Georgia
  • Pantium
    Accord Farmaceutica, Brazil
  • Parexel
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay; Zodiac, Brazil
  • Parexel 150
    FA.PA.SA., Paraguay
  • Pataxel
    Vianex, Greece; Vianex, Serbia
  • Paxec
    Alpharma, Mexico
  • Paxel
    Hanmi, South Korea; Intas, Philippines
  • Paxene
    Norton, Lithuania; Pharmachemie BV, Greece
  • Paxital
    Medicamerc, Greece
  • Paxitas
    Accord, South Africa
  • Paxoll
    Venus Remedies, Thailand
  • Paxomed
    Futamed, Indonesia
  • Paxuba
    Glenmark, India
  • Paxus
    Kalbe, Indonesia
  • Paxus PM
    Kalbe, Philippines; Kalbe International, Thailand
  • PCH-Paclitaxel
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Phytoqule
    Alchem, India
  • Phyxol
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Placlitaxel
    Apolo Farma, Venezuela
  • Plaxel 100
    LIBRA, Uruguay
  • Plaxel 150 [+ Ricinoleic Acid]
    Libra, Paraguay
  • Plaxel 30
    LIBRA, Uruguay
  • Plaxel 30 [+ Ricinoleic Acid]
    Libra, Paraguay
  • Plaxel 300
    LIBRA, Uruguay
  • Praxel
    Teva, Mexico; Teva Int'l, Thailand
  • Ribotax 6mg/ml
    Ribosepharm division Hikma Pharma, Germany
  • Sandoz Paclitaxel
    Sandoz, South Africa
  • Santotaxel
    Sanbe, Indonesia
  • Sindaxel
    Actavis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Actavis, Hong Kong; Actavis, Croatia (Hrvatska); Actavis, Indonesia; Actavis, Romania; Actavis, Russian Federation; Actavis, Slovakia; Actavis, Tunisia; Actavis D.O.O., Serbia; Actavis Group, Poland; Actavis Italy, Bulgaria; S.C. Sindan-Pharma, Macedonia; S.C. Sindan-Pharma, Serbia; SC Sindan, Thailand; Sindan, Bulgaria; Teva Ilac, Turkey
  • Taksen
    Koçak, Turkey
  • Tarvexol
    Sandoz, Argentina
  • Taxilan
    Bergamo, Brazil
  • Taxocris
    LKM, Argentina; LKM Peru, Peru
  • Taxocris 100mg
    Kampel Martian, Paraguay
  • Taxocris 30mg
    Kampel Martian, Paraguay
  • Taxodiol
    Tecnofarma, Chile
  • Taxol
    BMS, Turkey; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Brazil; Bristol-Myers Squibb, China; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Czech Republic; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Hong Kong; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Italy; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Japan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Kuwait; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Lithuania; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Netherlands; Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Zealand; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Thailand; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Taiwan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, South Africa; Glaxo Smithkline, Lebanon; GlaxoSmithKline, Egypt; HQ Specialty Pharma, United States
  • Taxol 100mg/16.7ml
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland
  • Taxol 300mg/50ml
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland
  • Taxol 30mg/5ml
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Switzerland
  • Taxomedac 6mg/ml
    medac, Germany
  • Taycovit
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Te Su
    Haikou Pharmaceutical Factory, China
  • Unitaxel
    Korea United, Myanmar; Korea United Pharma, Philippines
  • Vexel-100
    VE Pharma, Philippines
  • Vexel-30
    VE Pharma, Philippines
  • Vexel-300
    VE Pharma, Philippines
  • Vitax
    Dem Ilac, Turkey


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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