Taxol Paclitaxel

Side Effects


The most common side effects are hair loss and a decreased number of blood cells.


Very common (> 10%)



  • Bone marrow suppression

  • Mild hypersensitivity reactions such as hot flushes and rashes

  • The nerves of the hands and / or feet (peripheral neuropathy), characterized by tingling, numbness and / or pain

  • Low blood pressure

  • Bleeding

  • Nausea, vomiting

  • Diarrhea

  • Hair loss

  • Muscle or joint pain

  • Mucositis


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