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Taxotere Safety Information and Side Effects

Taxotere Safety Information



Dyspnoea ( 353 reports)    ➢ More

Headache, Oxygen Saturation Decreased, Feeling Hot, Blood Pressure Increased, Erythema, Back Pain, Dyspnoea

This case suggests a potential Taxotere Dyspnoea side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 59-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): breast cancer stage i and used Taxotere (dosage: NA) starting Jan 03, 2013. Soon after starting Taxotere the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Headache
  • Oxygen Saturation Decreased
  • Feeling Hot
  • Blood Pressure Increased
  • Erythema
  • Back Pain
  • Dyspnoea
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Taxotere demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Dyspnoea, may still occur.

Diarrhoea ( 295 reports)    ➢ More

Febrile Neutropenia, Malaise, Diarrhoea, Shock, Thrombocytopenia, Metabolic Acidosis, Cardiac Arrest, Pneumonia, Productive Cough

Adverse event was reported on Mar 11, 2014 by a Female taking Taxotere (Dosage: NA) . Location: TW , 50 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Taxotere side effects: febrile neutropenia, malaise, diarrhoea, shock, thrombocytopenia, metabolic acidosis, cardiac arrest, pneumonia, productive cough.
Associated medications used:
  • Granulocyte Colony-stimulating Factor Nos
  • Maxipime

Interstitial Lung Disease ( 276 reports)    ➢ More

Interstitial Lung Disease, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

This Interstitial Lung Disease problem was reported by a health professional from FR. A 69-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Aug 07, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Taxotere (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Decapeptyl - Slow
  • Release
  • Anandron
  • Zytiga
  • Xgeva
  • When commencing Taxotere, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Interstitial Lung Disease, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Pyrexia ( 227 reports)    ➢ More

    Atrial Fibrillation, Electrolyte Imbalance, Febrile Neutropenia, Pyrexia

    A case of a 82-year-old patient (weight: NA) from BR was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: prostate cancer and was treated with Taxotere (dosage: Frequency-every 21 Day) starting Jan 02, 2014. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Tenormin
  • Metformin
  • Acetylsalicylic Acid
  • Simvastatin
  • Losartan
  • Amlodipine
  • Prednisone
  • Omeprazole
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Electrolyte Imbalance
    • Febrile Neutropenia
    • Pyrexia
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Taxotere could cause Pyrexia and that some subjects may be more susceptible.

    Febrile Neutropenia ( 202 reports)    ➢ More

    Atrial Fibrillation, Electrolyte Imbalance, Febrile Neutropenia, Pyrexia

    on Mar 11, 2014 a male from BR , 82 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Taxotere. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Taxotere side effects: atrial fibrillation, electrolyte imbalance, febrile neutropenia, pyrexia. Taxotere dosage: Frequency-every 21 Day.
    Associated medications used:
    • Tenormin
    • Metformin
    • Acetylsalicylic Acid
    • Simvastatin
    • Losartan
    • Amlodipine
    • Prednisone
    • Omeprazole
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Taxotere Side Effects

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    Dyspnoea (353)
    Diarrhoea (295)
    Interstitial Lung Disease (276)
    Pyrexia (227)
    Febrile Neutropenia (202)
    Neutropenia (196)
    Nausea (194)
    Dehydration (193)
    Asthenia (154)
    Vomiting (146)
    Hypotension (132)
    Abdominal Pain (131)
    Anaemia (122)
    Fatigue (121)
    White Blood Cell Count Decreased (112)
    Respiratory Failure (106)
    Haemoglobin Decreased (97)
    Pneumonia (95)
    Neutrophil Count Decreased (92)
    Renal Failure (88)
    Hypokalaemia (86)
    Mucosal Inflammation (86)
    Death (85)
    Cardiac Arrest (83)
    Erythema (80)
    Back Pain (77)
    Blood Creatinine Increased (77)
    Renal Failure Acute (77)
    Sepsis (75)
    Dizziness (72)
    Pleural Effusion (72)
    Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (71)
    Chest Pain (71)
    Oedema Peripheral (70)
    Pulmonary Embolism (68)
    Flushing (68)
    Hyponatraemia (67)
    Cough (67)
    Infusion Related Reaction (66)
    Anorexia (64)
    Blood Pressure Decreased (62)
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (56)
    Leukopenia (56)
    Loss Of Consciousness (55)
    Pain (55)
    Bone Marrow Failure (54)
    Malaise (53)
    Confusional State (53)
    Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased (50)
    Chest Discomfort (50)

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