Taxol

Company
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Approval Status
Approved August 1997

Treatment for
Kaposi's Sarcoma

Areas
Immune System , Cancer & Oncology

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Bristol-Myers Squibb's cancer drug Taxol for the treatment of AIDS-related Kaposi's Sarcoma. Taxol therapy reduces the size of patients' tumors and diminishes their symptoms and pain. Taxol helped a majority of patients who had failed other therapies.

Taxol Drug Information

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