Neurotropin reverses paclitaxel-induced neuropathy without affecting anti-tumour efficacy.

Abstract

Paclitaxel is a commonly used anticancer drug, but it frequently causes peripheral neuropathy. Neurotropin, a non-protein extract from inflamed rabbit skin inoculated with vaccinia virus, has been used to treat various chronic painful conditions. In the present study, we investigated the effect of neurotropin on the paclitaxel-induced neuropathy in rats… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejca.2008.10.004

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@article{Kawashiri2009NeurotropinRP, title={Neurotropin reverses paclitaxel-induced neuropathy without affecting anti-tumour efficacy.}, author={Takehiro Kawashiri and Nobuaki Egashira and Yoshinori Itoh and Takao Shimazoe and Yoko Ikegami and Takahisa Yano and Megumu Yoshimura and Ryozo Oishi}, journal={European journal of cancer}, year={2009}, volume={45 1}, pages={154-63} }