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Breast Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States



Survival: ?
   
Toxicity Grade: 3
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs: Adrucil
Taxotere
Country: United States
   
City/State/Province: Houston, Texas
   
Hospital: University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 5/2002

Description:
Patients: This Phase I study involved 19 patients with metastatic breast cancer. Patients had been pretreated with anthracycline-based therapy.

Treatment: The treatment consisted of three drugs oral eniluracil and oral 5-fluorouracil (5-FU, adrucil) combined with docetaxel (taxotere).

Toxicity: Grade 3 toxicities included: mucosistis, diarrhea, myalgias, and excessive tearing.

Results: Median survival was not discussed.

Support: This study was supported by research grants from Glaxo Wellcome Inc.

Correspondence: Edgardo Rivera, MD

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