- Question from Sprph: Is there any advantage to 12 weeks of Taxol vs. 4 weeks of dose-dense Taxol?
There are studies investigating the best way of giving Taxol and the related drug Taxotere. For now, we know that these drugs are very important in women at high risk of recurrent disease.
On the other hand, for many patients, these drugs are not necessary. We are always trying to improve treatment of breast cancer, and it seems as though the progress is occurring at a faster and faster pace. Again, clinical trials are underway to answer your question.
- Stay tuned!
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