The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Paclitaxel (Taxol) for Ovarian Cancer
May 14, 1993 (Issue: 896)Paclitaxel (Taxol - Bristol-Myers Squibb) is now available in the USA for treatment of metastatic ovarian cancer refractory to other drugs. The new drug is a natural product extracted in small amounts from the inner bark of the Western yew tree...more
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