Neoadjuvant treatment often is recommended when the breast cancer is large, aggressive, and/or has spread beyond the breast to surrounding tissue. Carboplatin is the only platinum-based chemotherapy medicine approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat breast cancer. Aug 01, 2017 · Taxanes, such as paclitaxel (Taxol) and docetaxel (Taxotere) 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) Carboplatin (Paraplatin) Most often, combinations of 2 or 3 of these drugs are used. Chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer. Chemo drugs useful in treating women with breast cancer that has spread include:Last Revised: October 3, 2017.
Feb 26, 2014 · cinrae123 wrote. Anyone out there on taxotere, carboplatin, and herceptin? I am starting this program in May, I will be doing it every week instead of every third week,,,,,and would like to know what sort of side effects anyone has had. Jan 29, 2019 · Taxotere can cause nerve pains or numbness in the extremities. I only had a bit of numbness and tingling in my fingertips but others get the foot pain. It is commnon to feel fine for the first couple of days after chemo and have the symptoms hit on day 3 or 4. Shooting pains in the breast may be due to the nerves regenerating after surgery.
Neoadjuvant Carboplatin and Docetaxel in Triple Negative Breast Cancer (CADENCE) The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Feb 01, 2017 · All patients were prescribed NA chemotherapy regimen of carboplatin (AUC 6) + docetaxel (75 mg/m2) given every 21 days × 6 cycles. pCR (no evidence of invasive tumor in the breast and axilla) and residual cancer burden (RCB) were evaluated.Cited by: 29.