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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 Shortness Of Breath ?

Shortness Of Breath is a known side effect of Taxol
#22 in Taxol discussions - 1,016 posts discuss Shortness Of Breath with Taxol. Shortness Of Breath is #22 concern in Taxol discussions.
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" ...Taxol? My lung mets have progressed and many bone mets were discovered this spring when I was having discomfort in my legs/hips. The past few weeks I've been having more shortness of breath... "

" Judy Hi i just started Taxol like you last week ...more treatments. I have had persistent shortness of breath with Taxol and my heart beating ...yet. But i'm more wiped out on Taxol than i was ... "

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" ...of two units of red blood cells on the day of my 8th Taxol treatment. I was getting short of breath even walking up the ramp between two areas of the medical center. I... "

" ...get myself geared up for round three of TCH. I have to have the Taxol super slow due to the feeling of shortness of breath. I am dreading going back. I am just starting to feel a little... "

" ...set to have my second Taxol tomorrow i had to delay one week i had too much chest pain and shortness of breath. I dont know if i... "

" ...also wager that it's the Taxol that's causing your breathing probs...I was short-winded and always felt like I couldn't breathe deeply... "

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" ...the shortness of breath almost the whole time on carbo/taxol, especially if I took a flight of stairs or something, and had much more on-going fatigue. Didn't have... "

" ...what kind of Chemo did you have? I had Cytoxin and Taxol. Then radiation and then nothing. I still get short of breath and don't have much energy. legs hurt and lower... "

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" ...had a reaction to Taxol the first time I got it....numb lips, shortness of breath... plummeting blood pressure....I think ...minutes before they administered Taxol the next time ... "

" ...out from last Abraxane. Had crazy reaction to taxol, chest pain, shortness of breath, back spasms after dose dense ...dose began to react, felt my face swelling up. Next day changed... "

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