Paxtal

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paclitaxel (30 mg)

Prescription Required

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Paxtal

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paclitaxel (30 mg)

Prescription Required

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Paxtal Information

Paxtal, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Injection, Infusion. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Breast Cancer. Other than this, Paxtal has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The correct dosage of Paxtal depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Paxtal have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Paxtal are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

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

Paxtal can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Paxtal in conditions like Liver Disease, Herpes, Heart Disease. Other contraindications of Paxtal have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Additionally, Paxtal may also adversely react with other medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Paxtal is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

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

Paxtal Benefits & Uses

Paxtal is used to treat the following -

  1. Breast Cancer Primary
  2. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  3. Lung Cancer
  4. Ovarian Cancer
  5. Vaginal Cancer

Paxtal Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Paxtal

Paclitaxel

Paxtal Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Weakness
  3. Rash
  4. Bleeding Moderate
  5. Anemia Severe
  6. Decreased blood pressure
  7. Flushing
  8. Peripheral Neuropathy
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  11. Edema Moderate
  12. Hair Loss Mild
  13. Infection
  14. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  15. Fever Mild
  16. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Paxtal Related Warnings

Is the use of Paxtal safe for pregnant women?

Paxtal should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Paxtal safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Paxtal on the Kidneys?

Using Paxtal does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Paxtal on the Liver?

Paxtal may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Paxtal on the Heart?

Side effects of Paxtal rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Paxtal with Other Drugs

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

Emtricitabine,Tenofovir,Efavirenz

    Ketoconazole

    Paxtal Contraindications

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

    1. Liver Disease
    2. Herpes
    3. Heart Disease
    4. Peripheral Neuropathy
    5. Infections

    Frequently asked Questions about Paxtal

    Is this Paxtal habit forming or addictive?

    Paxtal does not cause addiction.

    No

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

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

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Paxtal should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Paxtal is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Paxtal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Paxtal

    Taking Paxtal with food does not harm your health.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Paxtal

    Consuming Paxtal with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

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

    References

    1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 967-969
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 865-866
    3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Taxol® (paclitaxel)
    4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user;Abraxane® (paclitaxel protein-bound particles)
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