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- ABRAXANE should not be used in patients who have baseline neutrophil counts of < 1,500 cells/mm³.
- Patients who experience a severe hypersensitivity reaction to ABRAXANE should not be rechallenged with the drug.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/19/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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