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What chemotherapy induces peripheral neuropathy?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
9 doctors agree

In brief: Some

There are some chemo that can give you peripheral neuropathy for instance taxane (docetaxel, paclitaxol), vinca alkaloids ( vincristine), platinum ( oxaliplatin, cisplatin, carboplatin) etc.

In brief: Some

There are some chemo that can give you peripheral neuropathy for instance taxane (docetaxel, paclitaxol), vinca alkaloids ( vincristine), platinum ( oxaliplatin, cisplatin, carboplatin) etc.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many

There are some chemo that can give you peripheral neuropathy for instance taxane (docetaxel, paclitaxol), vinca alkaloids ( vincristine), platinum (oxaliplatin, cisplatin, carboplatin) etc.

In brief: Many

There are some chemo that can give you peripheral neuropathy for instance taxane (docetaxel, paclitaxol), vinca alkaloids ( vincristine), platinum (oxaliplatin, cisplatin, carboplatin) etc.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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Dr. Robert Green
Internal Medicine - Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many kinds

Peripheral neuropathy is a common side effect of many different chemotherapy drugs including oxaliplatin, velcade, taxol, taxotere, Cisplatin and navelbine (vinorelbine).
There are many other chemotherapy drugs that can cause this as well.

In brief: Many kinds

Peripheral neuropathy is a common side effect of many different chemotherapy drugs including oxaliplatin, velcade, taxol, taxotere, Cisplatin and navelbine (vinorelbine).
There are many other chemotherapy drugs that can cause this as well.
Dr. Robert Green
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