Paclitaxel

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RITE AID PHARMACY 10961
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RITE AID PHARMACY
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CVS PHARMACY
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Paclitaxel

Drug Info for paclitaxel

Paclitaxel (with polyoxyethylated castor oil) is used along or along with other chemotherapy medications to treat breast cancer, ovarian cancer (cancer that begins in the female reproductive organs where eggs are formed), and non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Paclitaxel (with polyoxyethylated castor oil) injection is also used to treat Kaposi's sarcoma (a type of cancer that causes patches of abnormal tissue to grow under the skin) in people who have acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Paclitaxel is in a class of medications called antimicrotubule agents. It works by stopping the growth and spread of cancer cells.

  • PremierPro Rx PACLitaxel
  • By injection

Injection routeMedicines used to treat cancer are very strong and can have many side effects. Before receiving this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor during your treatment.

Injection routeYou will receive this medicine while you are in a hospital or cancer treatment center. A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine.

Injection routeYour doctor will prescribe your dose and schedule. This medicine is given through a needle placed in a vein.

You may also receive other medicines to help prevent allergic reactions and nausea or vomiting from paclitaxel.

Read and follow the patient instructions that come with this medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

Missed dose: Injection routeThis medicine needs to be given on a fixed schedule. If you miss a dose, call your doctor, home health caregiver, or treatment clinic for instructions.

This medicine is not right for everyone. You should not receive it if you had an allergic reaction to paclitaxel or polyoxyl 35 castor oil or if you are pregnant.

Injection routeIt is not safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. It could harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant.

Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding or if you have liver disease, heart disease, or heart rhythm problems. Also tell your doctor if you had an allergic reaction to cyclosporin or teniposide.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Severe allergic reactionHeart rhythm problemsHigh blood pressureSevere reaction where the needle is placed (may happen up to 10 days later)

This medicine may make you bleed, bruise, or get infections more easily. Take precautions to prevent illness and injury. Wash your hands often.

Injection routeCancer medicine can cause nausea or vomiting, sometimes even after you receive medicine to prevent these effects. Ask your doctor or nurse about other ways to control any nausea or vomiting that might happen.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

Unusual bleeding, bruising, or weakness

Some medicines and foods can affect the way this drug works. Tell your doctor if you are also using atazanavir, buspirone, carbamazepine, clarithromycin, eletriptan, felodipine, gemfibrozil, indinavir, itraconazole, ketoconazole, lovastatin, midazolam, nefazodone, nelfinavir, repaglinide, rifampin, ritonavir, rosiglitazone, saquinavir, sildenafil, simvastatin, telithromycin, or triazolam.

Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding or if you have liver disease, heart disease, or heart rhythm problems. Also tell your doctor if you had an allergic reaction to cyclosporin or teniposide.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Severe allergic reactionHeart rhythm problemsHigh blood pressureSevere reaction where the needle is placed (may happen up to 10 days later)

This medicine may make you bleed, bruise, or get infections more easily. Take precautions to prevent illness and injury. Wash your hands often.

Injection routeCancer medicine can cause nausea or vomiting, sometimes even after you receive medicine to prevent these effects. Ask your doctor or nurse about other ways to control any nausea or vomiting that might happen.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

  • Severe redness, pain, swelling, or peeling where the needle is placed
  • Unusual bleeding, bruising, or weakness
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Fast, slow, or uneven heartbeat
  • Fever, chills, cough, sore throat, and body aches
  • Lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting
  • Numbness, tingling, or burning pain in your hands, arms, legs, or feet
  • Mild redness, tenderness, swelling, or color changes where the needle is placed
  • Muscle, bone, or joint pain
  • Hair loss
  • Mild nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • Sores or white patches on your lips, mouth, or throat
Frequently Asked Questions

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A generic version of this drug is not currently available. You can use our free Paclitaxel discount card to reduce the cost of this drug when you purchase this medication at a participating local pharmacy.

There is not a Paclitaxel manufacturer coupon or patient assistance program currently available, but you can save on your prescription cost by using our free Paclitaxel discount card. Our customers usually find that they save more by using our discount card instead of manufacturer coupons.