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    Cancer Drugs

    The following are some -- but not all -- of the cancer medications available in the U.S.:

    Bortezomib (Velcade)

    Chlorambucil (Leukeran)

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    What is Prevention?

    Cancer prevention is action taken to lower the chance of getting cancer. In 2014, about 1.6 million people will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States. In addition to the physical problems and emotional distress caused by cancer, the high costs of care are also a burden to patients, their families, and to the public. By preventing cancer, the number of new cases of cancer is lowered. Hopefully, this will reduce the burden of cancer and lower the number of deaths caused by cancer. Cancer...

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    Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan, Neosar)

    Gemcitabine (Gemzar)

    Gleevec

    Irinotecan (Camptosar)

    Irinotecan liposome injection (Onivyde

    Methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall)

    Oxaliplatin (Eloxatin)

    Trastuzumab (Herceptin)

    WebMD Medical Reference

    Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson, MD on January 12, 2016

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