THE INCREASED INCIDENCE OF NAUSEA AND VOMITING DUE TO ANXIETY IN PACLITAXEL CARBOPLATIN CHEMOTHERAPY IN A 48 YEARS OLD FEMALE PATIENT WITH CERVICAL CANCER: A Case Report

  • I. F. W. Putra Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
  • R. Noviyani Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
  • and, K. Suwiyoga Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia

Abstract

Nausea and vomiting was the frequently side effects in chemotherapy.Uncontrolled nausea and vomiting can cause weakened body condition, reduced appetite and drinking, dehydration, electrolyte disturbances, reduced nutritional status so the patient refused to undergo further chemotherapy. Anxiety is one of the factors that increase the risk of nausea and vomiting. We reported the case of the woman 48 years old, height 150 cm, weight 51 kg, occupation housewife, diagnosed non-keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma cervical cancerĀ  stage-IIB and received paclitaxel carboplatin for three cycles of chemotherapy. She experienced anxiety, acute nausea vomiting on the third cycle of chemotherapy and delayed nausea and vomiting of the three cycles of chemotherapy.

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Author Biographies

I. F. W. Putra, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia

Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences

Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia

R. Noviyani, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences
Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
and, K. Suwiyoga, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences
Udayana University, Bali-Indonesia
Published
2014-01-05
How to Cite
PUTRA, I. F. W.; NOVIYANI, R.; SUWIYOGA, and, K.. THE INCREASED INCIDENCE OF NAUSEA AND VOMITING DUE TO ANXIETY IN PACLITAXEL CARBOPLATIN CHEMOTHERAPY IN A 48 YEARS OLD FEMALE PATIENT WITH CERVICAL CANCER: A Case Report. INDONESIAN JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES, [S.l.], v. 8, n. 1, p. 1-3, jan. 2014. ISSN 2302-2906. Available at: <https://ojs.unud.ac.id/index.php/ijbs/article/view/9614>. Date accessed: 06 aug. 2020.
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Keywords

cervical cancer, chemotherapy, nausea, vomiting, anxiety