Statins Do Not Improve Survival in Small Cell Lung Cancer

Statins Statins are the cholesterol-lowering drugs. Do such drugs could be a part of cancer treatment as well? Such drugs works to lower cholesterol levels by blocking liver enzymes. It was thought that lowering cholesterol level could possibly improve the efficacy of chemotherapy drugs. According to a new study, statins when used alongside chemotherapy has no [...]

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Study Suggests Antioxidants May Protect From Lung Cancer

Antioxidants
Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of death among the people. Cigarette smoking is the major risk factor for the cause of lung cancer. Though it may occur in non-smokers [...]

Drug: Tarceva (Erlotinib Hydrochloride) to Treat NSCLC

Tarceva (Erlotinib Hydrochloride)
Tarceva (Erlotinib Hydrochloride) is a non-chemotherapy drug for the treatment of lung cancer. It is used in the treatment of recurrent NSCLC. It is approved for patients with [...]

Drug: Cyramza (Ramucirumab) to Treat NSCLC

Cyramza (Ramucirumab)
Lung Cancer Treatment Cyramza (Ramucirumab) is an approved drug for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It was approved by US FDA as a single agent for [...]

Drug: Crizotinib for Lung Cancer

Crizotinib
Crizotinib FDA Approved Among cancer-related deaths in the United States, lung cancer is the leading cause. FDA has approved the use of Xalkori (crizotinib) for treating [...]

Drug: Ceritinib to Treat NSCLC

Ceritinib
Ceritinib for Lung Cancer Treatment Ceritinib is a drug for the treatment of lung cancer. It is the generic for the trade chemotherapy drug Zykadia. The drug is a [...]

Drug: Avastin (Bevacizumab) to Treat NSCLC

Avastin for Lung Cancer Avastin (Bevacizumab) is a cancer medicine that works to stop the growth and spread of cancer cells. It is used to treat certain types of cancers such [...]

Drug: Atezolizumab to Treat NSCLC

Atezolizumab
Atezolizumab for Lung Cancer Treatment Lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer death at a global level. Atezolizumab, trade name Tecentriq, is indicated for patients with [...]

Drug: Alecensa (Alectinib) to Treat NSCLC

Alecensa (Alectinib)
Alecensa (Alectinib) – FDA Approved Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths. Alecensa (alectinib) is an FDA approved drug for the treatment of non-small [...]

Drug: Afinitor (Everolimus) to Treat NSCLC

Afinitor (Everolimus)
Everolimus for Lung Cancer Treatment Everolimus in combination with pemetrexed is used in treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The US brand name of everolimus is [...]

Drug: Afatinib Dimaleate to Treat NSCLC

Afatinib Dimaleate
Treatment of Lung Cancer Lung cancer is a type of cancer that starts in lungs and those who smoke have a higher risk of having this disease. The best way smokers can reduce [...]

Drug: Abitrexate (Methotrexate) to Treat NSCLC

Abitrexate (Methotrexate)
Here, we emphasize the use of drugs to treat non-small cell lung cancer. One of the useful drugs among them is Methotrexate. It is used to treat some cancer of skin, breast [...]

Seaweed for Lung Cancer

Seaweed
Seaweed is being used for thousands of years and has been a prominent part of Asian diets. In terms of species, there are more than ten thousand species of seaweed, reflecting [...]

Chinese Herbs for Lung Cancer Treatment

Chinese Herbs
Chinese herbs are being used in the treatment of various human diseases for thousands of years. They have also shown great promise for reducing the pain and symptoms [...]

Chinese Herb Sea Cucumber for Lung Cancer

Sea Cucumber
Sea cucumber is being used in traditional Chinese medicine for more than hundred years. This herb has shown to kill cancer cells and prevent tumor growth. It is known to treat [...]