Docetaxel is an anti-neoplastic chemotherapy drug, classified as a "plant alkaloid," a "taxane" and an "antimicrotubule agent." It may cause low levels of white blood cells in the blood. It can be treated for locally metastatic breast cancer, gastric cancer, hormone-refractory prostate cancer and non small-cell lung cancer.
Low white blood count: Decrease in white blood count(increase the risk of infection ) Low red blood count: Decrease in red blood count(anemia) Nausea: Feeling of need to vomit Mouth sores: Inflammatory reaction from mouth to stomach Peripheral neuropathy : Feeling of Numbness in feet and legs
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