Disease Information for Paclitaxel Protein bound particles (Abraxane) Administration/Toxicity

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Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hair loss
Drug induced Peripheral neuropathy.
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antimitotics Chemotherapy
DRUG/Anti-tumor plant alkaloids (example)
DRUG/Derivative Pacific Yew bark anti-cancer agent
DRUG/Yew Tree Derivative/Extract
Synonyms
Synonym
Paclitaxel Protein bound particles (Abraxane) admi, Brand name/Abraxane (Paclitaxel protein bound particles)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Orphan/One indication drug (ex)
Definition

New chemotherapy drug [2005] causes neutropenia and severe sensory [pain] neuropathy; Paclitaxel protein bound particles; antimicrotubule agent used for breast cancer after anthracycline drug failure; use for chenmo protocol failures in combination; injection 100 mg dose ampule; usual 260/m2 iv q 3 weks

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