Drug: Vinorelbine (Navelbine) to treat NSCLC

Vinorelbine (Navelbine) Vinorelbine, a chemotherapy drug, is sold under the trade name of Navelbine to treat various types of cancer. It has been approved for treatment of non-small cell lung cancer and works in damaging cancer cells. It helps to block the cancer growth by stopping the cancer cells from separating into two new cells. It is an active therapeutic option for [...]

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Gemcitabine (Gemzar) to treat NSCLC

Gemcitabine (Gemzar)
Gemcitabine, US brand name Gemzar, is an anti-cancer chemotherapy drug and belongs to the class of drugs known as antimetabolite. Antimetabolites are cell-cycle specific and [...]

Drug: Docetaxel (Taxotere) to Treat NSCLC

Docetaxel (Taxotere)
Docataxel or Taxotere is a medication that works to interfere with cell division. Approved by FDA, it is used in treatment of non small-cell lung cancer. It has shown [...]

Drug: Albumin-Bound Paclitaxel (nab-paclitaxel, Abraxane) to treat NSCLC

Albumin-Bound Paclitaxel (nab-paclitaxel, Abraxane)
What is Abraxane? Abraxane is an anti-cancer chemotherapy drug and is used to treat non-small lung cancer. It is also used to treat breast cancer and pancreas cancer. [...]

Drug: Carboplatin to Treat NSCLC

Carboplatin
Carboplatin is an anticancer chemotherapy drug used to treat lung cancer. This chemotherapy drug contains platinum and is used alone or in combination with other medications [...]

Drug: Cisplatin to Treat NSCLC

Cisplatin
About Cisplatin Cisplatin is an anti-cancer chemotherapy drug and is classified as an “alkylating agent.” It is used alone or in combination of other medications to slow [...]

Immunotherapy for Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer is among the common types of cancer globally. It is responsible for nearly one in five cancer-related death or an estimated 1.6 million people. There are two major [...]

Third-Line Treatment for Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is not only developed on smokers or people who comes under regular contact of radon gases; but it also happen in other people. Smoking is a major cause of cancer [...]

Second-Line Treatment for Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer a dangerous disease but curable with proper guidance. As you regularly reading about lung cancer in this blogs previous posts, also you read about systemic-therapy [...]

First-Line Treatment for Lung Cancer

Lung cancer a dangerous disease, everybody get scared of this disease. Due to lack of knowledge about its treatment people lose hope, while they got diagnosed by lung cancer; [...]

Lung Cancer In Pregnant Women

It is rare that pregnant women have lung cancer, but there may be a chance of having lung cancer during pregnancy. It occurs only in 1 out of 1000 pregnant women. It is hard [...]

Red and Processed Meat Can Cause Cancer According to WHO

Cancer is mainly caused by asbestos or smoking cigarette, but you don’t know that red meat or processed meat can also cause cancer. According to International Agency for [...]

Systemic Therapy for Advance Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a dangerous disease and to get cured from this patients need proper treatment and when it’s on advance stage it more necessary to get proper treatment. There [...]

Recurrent Carcinoid Tumor

Once you fully cure from lung carcinoid tumor, there may be a chance that it comes back and this comeback of carcinoid tumor is called recurrence. It’s very rear that after [...]

Palliative Procedures for Lung Carcinoid Tumor Symptoms

Treatments like Palliative Procedures are only done when lung cancer patient can’t have surgery; this is because patient’s lungs functioning is reduced, or have other [...]