Table 5

Toxicity results

PatientsCycles
n = 44 (%)n = 131 (%)
Hypotension11 (25)15 (11)
Hematological toxicity
Grade 4 neutropenia13 (30)15 (11)
Neutropenic fever4 (9)4 (3)
Infection3 (7)3 (2)
Grade 4 platelets19 (43)24 (18)
Bleeding1 (2)1 (1)
Renal insufficiencya5 (11)5 (4)
Nausea/Vomiting (grade 3 or 4), total12 (27)15 (11)
Neurological toxicity2 (5)2 (2)
Readmission, total15 (34)17 (13)
  • a Creatinine > 1.6 during medication; CDDP dose(s) omitted (five patients, seven doses).