Docetaxel Injection 80mg Docetec

Trade Name: Docetec

Manufacturer: United Biotech Pvt Ltd

Presentation: Injection

Strength: 80mg


What is the purpose ofDocetaxel Injection 80mg?

Docetaxel Injection 80mg is used to treat some types of breast, lung, prostate, stomach, and head and neck cancers alone or in combination with other drugs. Taxanes are a type of medication that includes docetaxel injection.It works by halting the growth and spread of cancer cells.

What are the docetaxel dosages?

TAXOTERE 75 mg/m2 supplied intravenously over 1 hour, followed by cisplatin 75 mg/m2 administered over 30-60 minutes every 3 weeks [see Dosage Adjustments During Treatment].

How long does it take for docetaxel to work? Will I start to feel better?

Two to three days following your therapy, your muscles or joints may ache or become painful. This normally wears off after a few days to a week, although for some people it may stay a little longer. It can be excruciatingly unpleasant, necessitating the use of pain relievers or anti-inflammatory medicines like ibuprofen.

What are the Docetaxel Injection 80mg side effects?

  • Polysorbate 80 has been linked to a variety of systemic reactions (e.g., hypersensitivity, nonallergic anaphylaxis, rash) as
  • well as injection- and infusion-site adverse events (ISAEs; e.g., discomfort, erythema, thrombophlebitis) in pharmacological formulations. For more details Click Here.

What is the potency of the docetaxel?

Taxotere comes in a variety of dosages and strengths, depending on the type of cancer it’s used to treat. Doctors may combine the medication with another chemotherapy medicine in some cases. Adjuvant therapy is the term for this type of treatment. Single-use vials of 20 mg/mL and 80 mg/4 mL are available.

What happens next after Docetaxel Injection 80mg?

Cabazitaxel (Jevtana) is a drug used to treat advanced prostate cancer in men who have progressed during or after docetaxel treatment (Taxotere). In a single 755-patient research, the safety and efficacy of cabazitaxel (Jevtana) were demonstrated.

What is the target of the docetaxel?

Breast, colorectal, lung, ovarian, gastric, renal, and prostate cancer cells are all cytotoxic to docetaxel. Docetaxel does not hinder entry into the mitotic cycle by blocking the disassembly of interphase microtubules, but it does prevent mitosis by inhibiting mitotic spindle construction.

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