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Table 3 Toxicities seen during PC treatment

From: Results of paclitaxel (day 1 and 8) and carboplatin given on every three weeks in advanced (stage III-IV) non-small cell lung cancer

Toxicity Overall (%) Grade 1–2 (%) Grade 3 (%) Grade 4 (%)
Neutropenia 12 10 2  
Febrile neutropenia 4    4
Anemia 22 18 4  
Asthenia/Fatigue 61 51 10  
Neuropathy 42 38 4  
Anorexia 35 31 4  
Arthralgia 31 31   
Nausea/Vomiting 22 20 2  
Diarrhea 8 6 2  
Mucositis 6 6   
Hypersensitivity to P 2   2