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Drugs for Colo-rectal cancer - Management


List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Colo-rectal cancer - Management. Click on the drug to find more information including the brand names,dose,side-effects, adverse events, when to take the drug and the price of the drug.
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Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Colo-rectal Cancer

Floxuridine Injection

Floxuridine Injection is an antineoplastic agent, prescribed for gastrointestinal adenocarcinoma.
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Levoleucovorin

Levoleucovorin is a folic acid derivative, used as an adjuvant in chemotherapy for treating patients with osteosarcoma and colorectal cancer.

Mechlorethamine

Mechlorethamine is an alkylating agent, prescribed for certain types of cancer.

Panitumumab Injection

Panitumumab Injection is a monoclonal antibody, prescribed for colon or rectal cancer.
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Pembrolizumab

Pembrolizumab injection is prescribed to treat different types of cancer such as • Melanoma or skin cancer • Non-Small-Cell lung cancer (NSCLC) • Head and neck cancer • Urothelial carcinoma (Cancer of the bladder and urinary tract) • Hodgkin’s disease (Cancer of the immune system) • Colorectal cancer (Cancer of the large intestine) Pembrolizumab is a monoclonal antibody chosen to treat cancers in the following situations.

Ramucirumab

Ramucirumab is used to treat stomach cancer or cancer at the junction of the stomach and esophagus, in patients with advanced or cancer that has migrated to other body parts.

Tegafur and Uracil

Tegafur and uracil combination drugs are used to treat metastatic colorectal cancer, a condition in which the cancer cells have moved to other body parts in adult patients.

Trifluridine and Tipiracil

Trifluridine and tipiracil are used in combination to treat colorectal cancer in adult patients whose cancer condition has spread to other body parts or who cannot tolerate other cancer treatments.

Ziv-Aflibercept

Ziv-Aflibercept is a recombinant fusion protein, prescribed for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) along with other medications.


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