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Please see full prescribing and safety information, including boxed warning, for DOCETAXEL INJECTION vials.

Available in:

  • 20 mg per mL single-dose vial
  • 80 mg per 4 mL single-dose vial

Benefits:

  • AP Rated
  • Preservative-free
  • Not made with natural rubber latex

DOCETAXEL Injection, USP*

Brand Name Equivalent: TAXOTERE® (TAXOTERE is a registered trademark of Aventis Pharma S.A. Corporation)
Therapeutic Category: Antineoplastic Agent

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NDC
#25021
Description Strength Fill
Volume
Concentration Container
Size
Closure Unit
of Sale
245-01 Glass Vial 20 mg 1 mL 20 mg per mL 7 mL 20 mm 1 Vial
245-04 Glass Vial 80 mg 4 mL 20 mg per mL 7 mL 20 mm 1 Vial
WARNING: TOXIC DEATHS, HEPATOTOXICITY, NEUTROPENIA, HYPERSENSITIVITY REACTIONS, and FLUID RETENTION See full prescribing information for complete boxed warning
  • Treatment-related mortality increases with abnormal liver function, at higher doses, and in patients with NSCLC and prior platinum-based therapy receiving docetaxel injection concentrate at 100 mg/m² (5.1)
  • Should not be given if bilirubin >ULN, or if AST and/or ALT >1.5 x ULN concomitant with alkaline phosphatase >2.5 x ULN. LFT elevations increase risk of severe or life-threatening complications. Obtain LFTs before each treatment cycle (8.6)
  • Should not be given if neutrophil counts are < 1500 cells/mm3. Obtain frequent blood counts to monitor for neutropenia (4)
  • Severe hypersensitivity, including very rare fatal anaphylaxis, has been reported in patients who received dexamethasone premedication. Severe reactions require immediate discontinuation of docetaxel injection concentrate and administration of appropriate therapy (5.4)
  • Contraindicated if history of severe hypersensitivity reactions to docetaxel injection concentrate or to drugs formulated with polysorbate 80 (4)
  • Severe fluid retention may occur despite dexamethasone (5.5)