Daxotel 120 Injection

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  • Manufactured by: Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Docetaxel (120 mg)
  • Storage: Store in a refrigerator between 2ºC and 8ºC. Do not freeze. Protect from direct light.

Daxotel 120 Injection Information

Daxotel 120 Injection is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Breast Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Head and neck cancer. The alternative uses of Daxotel 120 Injection have also been explained below.

The right dosage of Daxotel 120 Injection depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Daxotel 120 Injection as well, which are listed below. These side effects of Daxotel 120 Injection are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Daxotel 120 Injection's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Warnings related to Daxotel 120 Injection's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Liver Disease, Neutropenia, Infections must refrain from the use of Daxotel 120 Injection since this can cause severe adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Daxotel 120 Injection are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug interactions for Daxotel 120 Injection have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Daxotel 120 Injection is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Daxotel 120 Injection Benefits & Uses

Daxotel 120 Injection is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Daxotel 120 Injection Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Breast Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: 60 mg/m2 IV over 1 hour repeat treatment every 3 weeks
Geriatric
  • Disease: Breast Cancer
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: 60 mg/m2 IV over 1 hour repeat treatment every 3 weeks


Daxotel 120 Injection Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Daxotel 120 Injection is used -

Severe

Moderate

Mild

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Rash

Daxotel 120 Injection Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Daxotel 120 Injection safe for pregnant women?


    Daxotel can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Daxotel 120 Injection safe during breastfeeding?


    Taking Daxotel may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Daxotel should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Daxotel 120 Injection on the Kidneys?


    Daxotel is not harmful for kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Daxotel 120 Injection on the Liver?


    The liver can be affected by Daxotel. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Daxotel only after medical advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Daxotel 120 Injection on the Heart?


    Daxotel is completely safe for the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Daxotel 120 Injection with Other Drugs

Daxotel 120 Injection should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Daxotel 120 Injection Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Daxotel 120 Injection unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Daxotel 120 Injection

  • Is this Daxotel 120 Injection habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Daxotel 120 Injection has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    After taking Daxotel 120 Injection you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Daxotel 120 Injection only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Daxotel 120 Injection is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Daxotel 120 Injection Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Daxotel 120 Injection


    When consumed with certain foods, Daxotel 120 Injection may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

    Mild
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Daxotel 120 Injection


    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Daxotel 120 Injection as it can have severe side effects.

    Severe


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 866

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Docetaxel (docetaxel)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Taxotere (docetaxel)

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Oncotaxel (docetaxel)



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