Flushing is found among people who take Taxol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Benadryl, and have Breast cancer . We study 24,627 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 465 have Flushing. Find out below who they are, when they have Flushing and more.
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Taxol has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Taxol 25,353 users)
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 67,547 Flushing patients).
On Oct, 18, 2016
24,627 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol.
Among them, 465 people (1.89%) have Flushing
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** Reports from social media are used.
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I've been in remission from second breast cancer go-round, this last time included met to lung. I've had mastectomy, radiation, and 2 different chemo cocktails over the past 19 years. Cancer is Her2 positive, hormone negative. I feel Perjeta saved my life this last time. I'm grateful every day that I'm able to be with my family. And...I feel great right now. Anxious about being off all chemo because herceptin is beginning to affect my heart and kidneys. Hoping for full recovery...would be awful to go thru all these treatments to then die from kidney or heart failure. But I know it happens....
On Taxol, weekly x 12, then radiation will follow, and continuation of Herceptin. I seriously wonder how much damage these drugs are doing. I feel like my body is being torn apart. My teeth, head, wrists, ankles, head, eyes, and chest hurt most of the time. I was short of breath often with ...
I've been in remission from second breast cancer go-round, this last time included met to lung. I've had mastectomy, radiation, and 2 different chemo cocktails over the past 19 years. Cancer is Her2 positive, hormone negative. I feel Perjeta saved my life this last time. I'm grateful every day ...
I am 52 man that has had increasing episodes of facial flushing. This happens mostly late in the afternoon. I am super sensitive to the sun and any creams for my face. I take testosterone injections and feel great . Does anyone have any similar symptoms? Been tested for Carcinoid and extensive ...
Hi, l have been taking naproxen 1000mg daily for 2 years, l have developed a red butterfly shape on my face. Doctors can't seem to decide if it is roscea or psoriasis, l feel it may be a side effect of the naproxen. Does anyone have any advice
Have been on taxol for 10 weeks and although I've lost 40 lbs. and no longer eat many carbs or sugar my glucose levels are staying up. Just wondering if taxol could be the cause? Anyone else experiencing this on taxol?
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