Genexol PM 100mg Paclitaxel Injection Description:
Genexol PM 100mg Injection blocks replication of genetic material (DNA) in the cancer cells. Thus it stops the growth and multiplication of cancer cells.
Genexol PM 100mg Injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer and pancreatic cancer.
Nausea, Vomiting, Weakness, Rash, Low blood platelets, Upper respiratory tract infection, Urinary tract infection, Bleeding, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Decreased blood pressure, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Hair loss, Diarrhoea, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Genexol PM generic/ taxane/ FDA approved/cytotoxic?
Yes, Genexol PM is generic/ taxane/ FDA approved/ cytotoxic
Is Genexol PM a vesicant?
Genexol PM is usually a vesicant (irritant)
Is Genexol PM light sensitive/ hydrophobic/ cardiotoxic?
Yes, Genexol PM is light sensitive/ hydrophobic/ cardiotoxic
Does Genexol PM cause hair loss?
Yes, Genexol PM may cause hair loss as a side effect. Please inform your doctor about any side effect while you are on Genexol PM therapy
What is Genexol PM derived from?
Genexol PM is derived from bark of the Pacific yew, Taxus brevifolia.