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Drugs for Merkel Cell Carcinoma


List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Merkel Cell Carcinoma. 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 Merkel Cell Carcinoma

Avelumab

Avelumab is a programmed death ligand-1 (PD-L1) blocking antibody which is prescribed to treat adult and pediatric patients of 12 years and older who suffer from advanced Merkel-cell carcinoma that has spread to other parts of the body.
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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.


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