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Cancer Drugs

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

Camptosar (irinotecan)

Cytoxan, Neosar (cyclophosphamide)

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Overview

Antineoplastons are chemical compounds that are found normally in urine and blood. For use in medical research, antineoplastons can be made from chemicals in a laboratory. (See Question 1.) Antineoplaston therapy was developed by Dr. S. R. Burzynski, who proposed the use of antineoplastons as a possible cancer treatment in 1976. (See Question 2.) No randomized, controlled trials showing the effectiveness of antineoplastons have been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals. (See Question...

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Eloxatin (oxaliplatin)

Gemzar (gemcitabine)

Gleevec (imatinib)

Herceptin (trastuzumab)

Leukeran (chlorambucil)

Rheumatrex, Trexall (methotrexate)

Velcade (bortezomib)

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson, MD on August 08, 2014

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