Docepar

5.0/5.0 (1 Ratings & 0 Reviews)
 169 people have bought this recently

Select the variant of Docepar

Docepar 120 Injec... 1 इंजेक्शन 1 पैकेट ₹ 15000
Docepar 20 Inject... 1 इंजेक्शन 1 पैकेट ₹ 3500
Docepar 80 Inject... 1 इंजेक्शन 1 पैकेट ₹ 10700
  • Out of Stock

Docepar Information

Docepar, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Injection. It is typically used for the treatment of Breast Cancer, Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Head and neck cancer. Other than this, Docepar has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Docepar depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Docepar have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Docepar go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Docepar has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Docepar related warnings talks about Docepar's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Docepar is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Liver Disease, Neutropenia, Infections as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Docepar have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Besides this, Docepar may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Docepar, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



Docepar Benefits & Uses

Docepar is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Docepar 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


Docepar Side Effects

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

Severe

Moderate

Mild

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Rash

Docepar Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Docepar safe for pregnant women?


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

    Severe
  • Is the use of Docepar safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Docepar. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Docepar on the Kidneys?


    There are no side effects of Docepar on the kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Docepar on the Liver?


    There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Docepar. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Docepar on the Heart?


    There are no any side effects of Docepar for the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Docepar with Other Drugs

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

Severe

Moderate



Docepar Contraindications

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



Frequently asked Questions about Docepar

  • Is this Docepar habit forming or addictive?


    Docepar does not cause addiction.

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


    No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Docepar as you may feel sleepy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Docepar only on doctor's advice.

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


    No, the use of Docepar in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

Docepar Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Docepar


    Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Docepar to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

    Mild
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Docepar


    Taking alcohol with Docepar can be dangerous.

    Severe


See all substitutes for Docepar


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)



In stock alternatives of Docepar (based on Docetaxel (120 mg))

DC Fill 120 Injection
DC Fill 120 Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹14251 ₹150004% off
DC Fill 20 Injection
DC Fill 20 Injection 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹570 ₹5974% off
Docetere 120 Injection 3 Ml
Docetere 120 Injection 3 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹15378
Docetrust 80 Injection 2 Ml
Docetrust 80 Injection 2 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹11566
Docetrust 20 Injection 1 Ml
Docetrust 20 Injection 1 Ml 1 Injection in 1 Packet ₹3042
Novotaxel 80 Injection
Novotaxel 80 Injection 1 Injection in 1 Vial ₹8190 ₹1170030% off


₹15000
1 Injection in 1 Packet