Brand: Taxotere

Application: Cancer of the breast, prostate, lung, stomach and neck


Dostaxel drug forms


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Dostoxel Drug Information

Dostoxel is used to treat some cancers (such as breast, lung, prostate, stomach and head and neck). Docetaxel is a member of a family of drugs called taxanes that work by slowing down the growth of cancer cells.


The correct amount and method of taking Docetaxel


Contraindications to docetaxel


Dostaxel during pregnancy and lactation

During pregnancy and lactation, you should not use the drug arbitrarily without consulting your doctor. Dostoxel may be harmful to the fetus.


The effect of Docetaxel on driving

Dostoxel can cause symptoms such as dizziness or drowsiness. If you have these symptoms, avoid driving.


Dostoxel drug interaction

Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter and herbal medicines) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.

Dostoxel may interact with some medicines, including some live vaccines (such as BCG), clozapine, immunosuppressants (such as fingolimod, natalizumab, afalizumab, ocrelizumab).


Docetaxel Warning

Some medications may not be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed; Therefore, it is best for your doctor to be aware of the following before taking docetaxel:


Side effects of docetaxel

All medications can cause side effects. But many consumers also do not experience any side effects. Some side effects may occur if you take more than the dose of this medicine. If any of these side effects occur, your doctor should be informed:


Side effects of Docetaxel overdose (docetaxel poisoning)


Storage conditions of Docetaxel