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Other names: Paclitaxel
Method of use: Injection
Prescribing mode: Rx
Paclitaxel is a mitotic inhibitor used in cancer chemotherapy. It was discovered in a U.S. National Cancer Institute program at the Re...
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Does Taxol cause Chemo Brain ?

#29 in Taxol discussions - 801 posts discuss Chemo Brain with Taxol. Chemo Brain is #29 concern in Taxol discussions.
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the TAXOL - I had extreme pain in my legs and found that...
" ...is no pain, however ...be from the TAXOL - I had extreme pain in my legs and found that warm bath helped immensely! Along with percocet. Hope this helps - Hang in there! My chemo brain was so... "

good but this chemo can be very effective for many people....
" ...intended but we have chemo brain to cope with! I had weekly Taxol (also called paclitaxel) ...own experience of Taxol wasn't good but this chemo can be very effective for many people.) There i... "

less spacey on Taxol and had less chemo brain than I did on...
" ...I did 12 rounds of Taxol, and they weren't so bad. ...four rounds of AC.) Taxol gave me mild diarrhea on ...felt less spacey on Taxol and had less chemo brain than I did on... "

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on my face, and unfortunately neuropathy. I had chemo brain...
" ...AC and taxol. I had severe ...with AC than taxol. Everyone is different, ...I got a taxol rash on my face, and unfortunately neuropathy. I had chemo brain which has significantly improved. I ... "

were affected, but not as bad. I have some neuropathy...
" ...Taxol. After the 2nd treatment my toenail (big toe) turned black. It eventually fell off. My other big toenal is also majorly discolored. Many of my toenails were affected, but not as bad. I have ... "

MY chemo brain has cleared up too but these hot flashes...
" ...taxol and just thought it should be coming in I AM NOT shaving my legs. not fair! lol wow Georgia girl. I am so glad. Only one more. and not much pain. any hair?? MY chemo brain has cleared up too... "

feeling which still lingers in my joints and chemo brain...
" ...and 2 courses of Taxol instead of four due to severe neuropathy and edema. I'm left with a glue like feeling which still lingers in my joints and chemo brain; no complaints there,... "

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neuropathy that came from A/C and Taxol? (Chemo-brain-...
" ...and several others recommended Claritin for something, maybe it was for the neuropathy that came from A/C and Taxol? (Chemo-brain- can't remember squat)... "

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AC and Taxol from before. I do have chemo brain and my nose...
" ...really well. Only had herceptin this week, my doc wanted to give me ...Jim. I will have the Navelbine in a smaller ...like the AC and Taxol from before. I do have chemo brain and my nose runs... "

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brain\" --- lingering after effects from the AC or T...
" ...since for six months now. Have had a few \"heat rises\" (not quite a full flash, but do notice a higher body temp) --- a vaginitis ...to \"chemo brain\" --- lingering after effects from the AC o... "

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