Microtubule inhibitors are used to treat ovarian cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, kaposi's sarcoma, and prostate cancer. They work by stopping cancer cell growth and preventing the spread of the cells.

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Microtubule Inhibitors
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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Microtubule Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Taxotere
(docetaxel)
2,336
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DOCETAXEL is a chemotherapy drug. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die. This medicine is used to treat many types of cancers like breast cancer, certain stomach cancers, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, and prostate cancer.
paclitaxel
671
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PACLITAXEL is a chemotherapy drug. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die. This medicine is used to treat ovarian cancer, breast cancer, and other cancers.
Abraxane
7,658
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NANOPARTICLE ALBUMIN-BOUND PACLITAXEL (Na no PAHR ti kuhl al BYOO muhn-bound PAK li TAX el) is a chemotherapy drug. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die. This medicine is used to treat advanced breast cancer and advanced lung cancer.
Docefrez
1,112
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DOCETAXEL is a chemotherapy drug. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die. This medicine is used to treat many types of cancers like breast cancer, certain stomach cancers, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, and prostate cancer.
Adcetris
72,263
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BRENTUXIMAB VEDOTIN is a monoclonal antibody and a chemotherapy drug. It is used for treating Hodgkin lymphoma and certain non-Hodgkin lymphomas, such as systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
Halaven
12,440
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ERIBULIN (er e bu lin) is a chemotherapy drug. It is used to treat breast cancer and liposarcoma.
Jevtana
9,767
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CABAZITAXEL is a chemotherapy drug. It is used to treat prostate cancer. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die.
Ixempra
1,144
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IXABEPILONE is a chemotherapy drug. It is used to treat advanced breast cancer.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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