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Other names: Paclitaxel
Method of use: Injection
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Does Taxol cause Fever Chills ?

#244 in Taxol discussions - 36 posts discuss Fever Chills with Taxol. Fever Chills is #244 concern in Taxol discussions.
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and Taxol, I would get chills and fever from time to...
" ...should let the doctor know about these symptoms right away. When I was on Taxotere and Taxol, I would get chills and fever from time to time. This can happen when white cell count is down.... "

it may cause nausea, dizziness, fever, chills, sore throat...
" ...friend is also using Taxol for some time ...About side effects of Taxol I may say they are common for this kind of medication so it may cause nausea, dizziness, fever, chills, sore throat and so... "

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chills Hi. I started weekly Taxol and Herceptin doses last...
" Taxol, Herceptin, fever, chills Hi. I started weekly Taxol and Herceptin doses last week. ...of fatigure, but no chills or fever. I ...it is good to have chills and fever with this treatment bec... "

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the second. He is on Taxol and Carboplatin. Are the chills...
" Chills and Fever after 3rd Chemo should we ...day , But he has basically been running low grade fever and chills for a week now ...or the second. He is on Taxol and Carboplatin. Are the... "

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I was given carbo/taxol for 3B NSCLC. I also had concurrent...
" I was given carbo/taxol for 3B NSCLC. I also had concurrent ...no nausea but did get chills, fever, diarhea, etc. It is rough... "

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bca.ns.ca
and maybe some mild diarhhea, I didn't have any side effects...
" ...some questions on Herceptin go ...of which included Taxol). Aside from fever and chills on the first cycle only, and maybe some mild diarhhea, I didn't have any side effects from... "

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we can't start his carbo/taxol until they can relieve...
" ...additional complications. My father has run a fever/chills on and off for the ...they decided to go to augmentin. They did a ...am guessing we can't start his carbo/taxol until they can re... "

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first dose I had 2 hours of fever and chills. Then it never...
" ...answer your question about Herceptin side effects. With the first dose I had 2 hours of fever and chills. Then it never happened again. ...it could have been the Taxol, but I don't th... "

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different. I get chills and fever sometimes and sometimes...
" ...and taxol and find that each time goes different. I get chills and fever ...nausea besides what they give him on the day of treatment? I find sometimes that I have to take an anti-nausea... "

from a allergic reaction to the Taxol or steroids. However...
" ...home from work with a fever, chills and ugly red splotches all ...most likely the red marks are from a allergic reaction to the Taxol or steroids.  However I ended up stuck in the... "

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