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Docecad

Manufactured by: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Docetaxel (20 mg)

Storage: Store in a refrigerator between 2ºC and 8ºC. Do not freeze. Protect from direct light.

Prescription Required

115 people have bought this recently

Docecad

Manufactured by: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Docetaxel (20 mg)

Storage: Store in a refrigerator between 2ºC and 8ºC. Do not freeze. Protect from direct light.

Prescription Required

115 people have bought this recently

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  1. Docecad Benefits & Uses
  2. Docecad Dosage & How to Take
  3. Docecad Side Effects
  4. Docecad Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Docecad with Other Drugs
  6. Docecad Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Docecad
  8. Docecad Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Docecad Benefits & Uses

Docecad is used to treat the following -

  1. Breast Cancer Primary
  2. नॉन स्मॉल सेल लंग कैंसर Primary
  3. Prostate Cancer
  4. Head and neck cancer Primary
  5. पेट का कैंसर

Docecad 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.

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Ingredients of Docecad

Docetaxel

Docecad Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Docecad is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Muscle Ache
  3. Hypersensitivity
  4. Loss of appetite
  5. Infection
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Anemia Severe
  8. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  9. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)
  10. Edema Moderate
  11. Erythema
  12. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  13. Rash

Docecad Related Warnings

Is the use of Docecad safe for pregnant women?

Docecad has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Docecad without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Docecad safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Docecad on the Kidneys?

Docecad is not harmful for kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Docecad on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Docecad on the Heart?

Using Docecad does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Docecad with Other Drugs

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

Docecad Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  3. Neutropenia
  4. Edema
  5. Infections
  6. Eye Disorders
  7. Alcoholism

Frequently asked Questions about Docecad

Is this Docecad habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Docecad is addictive.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Docecad, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Docecad can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Docecad only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Docecad cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Docecad Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Docecad

Taking Docecad with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Docecad

Taking Docecad with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 866
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Docetaxel (docetaxel)
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Taxotere (docetaxel)
  4. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Oncotaxel (docetaxel)
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