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A 23-year-old member asked:

What is taxol (paclitaxel) typically used for?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 35 years experience
Chemotherapy: Taxol (paclitaxel) is a very effective chemotherapeutic drug for the treatment of some forms of breast and ovarian cancer.
Dr. J Roberts
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Ovarian Ca: Taxol, (paclitaxel) from the yew tree, is primary for treatment of ovarian malignancy.

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A 30-year-old member asked:

What exactly is the drug Taxol (paclitaxel) used for?

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Dr. Vinni Juneja
Hematology and Oncology 22 years experience
Chemotherapy: Taxol (paclitaxel) is a widely used chemotherapy drug for breast, lung, head/neck, esophageal cancers.
A 39-year-old member asked:

What is Taxol (paclitaxel) used for?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Taxol (paclitaxel): taxol (paclitaxel) is an anti-cancer chemotherapy drug

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