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Taxotere (docetaxel) side effects?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Taxotere (docetaxel): It may cause nausea, vomiting, hair loss, rash weakness, nail changes, joint pains, supression to bone marrow - anemia, decreased white blood cells, low platelet, numbness, tingling, infection etc. Read more here : http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a696031.Html.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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Taxotere (docetaxel): http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a696031.html if any concern, see and discuss with your md in detail.
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