Use of low-dose oral prednisone to prevent paclitaxel-induced arthralgias and myalgias.

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OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to examine the clinical utility of low-dose oral prednisone in preventing severe paclitaxel-associated arthralgias and myalgias. METHODS Patients treated with paclitaxel in the gynecologic oncology program of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation who developed arthralgias/myalgias which were uncontrolled through the use of… (More)

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@article{Markman1999UseOL, title={Use of low-dose oral prednisone to prevent paclitaxel-induced arthralgias and myalgias.}, author={Maurie Markman and Alexander W Kennedy and Kenneth D. Webster and Barbara Kulp and George L. Peterson and Jerome Leslie Belinson}, journal={Gynecologic oncology}, year={1999}, volume={72 1}, pages={100-1} }