Table 2

Prevalence of selected toxicities in patients treated with pemetrexed (n = 246)

ToxicityNo. of patients%
Grade 4 neutropenia7932
Grade 4 thrombocytopenia208
Grade 3/4 mucositis125
Grade 3/4 diarrhea156
Any grade 4 hematological toxicity or grade 3/4 nonhematological toxicity9237
Grade 4 neutropenia + grade 3/4 mucositis83
Grade 4 neutropenia + grade 3/4 diarrhea83
Grade 4 neutropenia + grade 3/4 infection62