DoceAqualip is an injectable medicine that contains Docetaxel as its active ingredient. It is manufactured by Intas Pharmaceuticals. Each vial of DoceAqualip contains 80 mg of Docetaxel in a clear, colorless liquid form.
DoceAqualip is mainly used to treat various forms of cancer, including breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, stomach cancer, and head and neck cancer. It works by stopping the growth of cancer cells and slowing down their spread in the body.
Usage and Dosage:
DoceAqualip should only be administered by a healthcare professional who has the experience and knowledge to use this medication safely. The dosage of DoceAqualip varies based on the type of cancer being treated, the patient’s overall health, and other factors. The medication is administered intravenously once every three weeks.
DoceAqualip should be stored in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight and heat. It should be kept out of reach of children and pets. The vials should not be used if the packaging is torn or damaged.
Mechanism of action:
Docetaxel, the active ingredient in DoceAqualip, works by inhibiting the growth of cancer cells and slowing down their spread in the body. It does so by interfering with the structure of the microtubules, which are essential for cell division and growth.
DoceAqualip is contraindicated in patients who have a known hypersensitivity to Docetaxel or any of the other ingredients in the medication. It should also not be used in pregnant or lactating women, as well as patients with severe liver or kidney disease.
DoceAqualip may interact with other medications, vitamins, or supplements. Patients should inform their physician about all the medications they are taking before starting DoceAqualip treatment.
Some common side effects of DoceAqualip include nausea, vomiting, fatigue, hair loss, weight loss, and fever. In some cases, it may cause serious side effects such as allergic reactions, infection, or heart problems. Patients should inform their physician immediately if they experience any severe side effects.