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Tortaxel

Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paclitaxel

Prescription Required

114 people have bought this recently

Tortaxel

Manufactured by: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paclitaxel

Prescription Required

114 people have bought this recently

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Tortaxel Information

Tortaxel Benefits & Uses

Tortaxel is used to treat the following -

  1. Breast Cancer Primary
  2. नॉन स्मॉल सेल लंग कैंसर
  3. Lung Cancer
  4. Ovarian Cancer
  5. Vaginal Cancer

Tortaxel 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 Tortaxel

Paclitaxel

Tortaxel Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Tortaxel 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)

Tortaxel Related Warnings

Is the use of Tortaxel safe for pregnant women?

Tortaxel 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 Tortaxel safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Tortaxel. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Tortaxel on the Kidneys?

There are no side effects of Tortaxel on the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Tortaxel on the Liver?

Tortaxel 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 Tortaxel on the Heart?

Tortaxel has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Tortaxel with Other Drugs

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

Emtricitabine,Tenofovir,Efavirenz

    Ketoconazole

    Tortaxel Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Tortaxel 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 Tortaxel

    Is this Tortaxel habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Tortaxel has not been reported.

    No

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

    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Tortaxel. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

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

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

    No

    Tortaxel Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Tortaxel

    Taking Tortaxel with food is safe.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Tortaxel

    Consumption of alcohol and Tortaxel together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe

    Details

    सामग्री For 1 Vial(S) (1 Injection Each)
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    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)