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Docetaxel (marketed as Taxotere, Docefrez, and Docetaxel Injection) Information

Docetaxel is a prescription chemotherapy drug used to treat different types of cancer, including breast, prostate, stomach, head and neck cancers, and non-small cell lung cancer. Docetaxel is given as an infusion into the vein in a physician’s office or a medical facility capable of managing possible complications.


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