Table 1: Doses given in the regimens. In 2-drug regimen either paclitaxel or docetaxel was used and the choice of platinum was based on the serum creatinine clearance.

3-drug regimen (DCF)
Docetaxel 75 mg/m2 on D1
Cisplatin 75 mg/m2 on D1
5-FU750 mg/m2 from D1–D5
2-drug regimen
Paclitaxel (P) or docetaxel (D)P—175 mg/m2 on D1 or D—75 mg/m2 on D1
Carboplatin (carbo) or cisplatin (cis)Carboplatin (AUC 5) or cisplatin 75 mg/m2