|Table 2: The values of AUC of paclitaxel and docetaxel in plasma and ascitic fluid after an i.p. injection of Taxol and Taxotere into AH130 tumor-bearing rats .|
|The value of AUC was calculated from 0 to 24 h after an i.p. administration of 40 mg/kg of each drug.|
ka: the apparent first-order absorption rate constant from the peritoneal cavity.
Each value represents the mean ± SD of three rats.
*Significantly different from Taxotere at P < 0.01.