Brand name: Abraxane
Chemical name: Albumin-bound paclitaxel
How it works: Taxanes interfere with the ability of cancer cells to divide.
Uses: Abraxane typically is used to treat advanced-stage breast cancer and usually is given:
How it's given: Abraxane is given intravenously.
Additional information: The...Read more
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