- Generic Name: Paclitaxel
- Brand Names: Onxol, Taxol
- Drug Class: Vinca Alkaloids and other Mitotic Inhibitors
- Strengths: 100mg, 6mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
PACLITAXEL (PAK li TAX el) is a chemotherapy drug. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die. This medicine is used to treat ovarian cancer, breast cancer, and other cancers.