Lung Cancer Drugs

Drug: Mustargen (Mechlorethamine Hydrochloride) to Treat NSCLC

Drug: Mustargen (Mechlorethamine Hydrochloride) to Treat NSCLC
Mechlorethamine Hydrochloride to Treat NSCLC Mechlorethamine Hydrochloride is a type of chemotherapy and is used to treat lung cancer. The brand name is [...]

Drug: Cytotoxic to Treat Lung Cancer

Drug: Cytotoxic to Treat Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is one of the most deadly diseases among both men and women. Mainly, there are two types of lung cancer: Non-small cell lung cancer and Small cell [...]

Drug: Alunbrig (Brigatinib) for Treatment of Lung Cancer

Alunbrig (brigatinib)
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most common type of lung cancer, making up 85% of new lung cancer cases in US every year. FDA has recently given [...]

Drug: Iressa (Gefitinib) to Treat NSCLC

Iressa (Gefitinib)
Gefitinib is an FDA-approved drug for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer.  It is also known by its brand name Iressa. It is used for lung cancer [...]

Tagrisso Gets FDA Approval as Lung Cancer Drug

Tagrisso from AstraZeneca Skeletal Model
Lung cancer is one of the most deadly diseases among both men and women. A new drug has got FDA approval. AstraZeneca has got its approval for lung cancer drug [...]

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 [...]

Drug: Pemetrexed (Alimta) to Treat NSCLC

Pemetrexed (Alimta)
What is Pemetrexed? Pemetrexed is medically necessary for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer. It is also known by its brand name Alimta. It belongs [...]

Drug: Vinblastin to Treat NSCLC

Vinblastin
About Vinblastin Vinblastin is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells. It helps to slow down the spread of cancer in the body. [...]

Drug: Etoposide (VP-16) to Treat NSCLC

Etoposide (VP-16)
What is Etoposide? Etoposide is a medicine used to kill cancer cells. It works by stopping cancer cells to further divide and make new cells. It is one of the [...]

Drug: Irinotecan (Camptosar) to treat NSCLC

Irinotecan (Camptosar)
Chemotherapy has been shown to provide benefit in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer-related [...]

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 [...]

Drug: 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 [...]

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 [...]

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-cell lung cancer. It is also used to treat breast cancer and [...]