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: Keytruda (Pembrolizumab) to Treat NSCLC

Keytruda (Pembrolizumab)
Keytruda (Pembrolizumab) is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). This cancer medicine interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the [...]

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 [...]

How is Lung Cancer Treated?

Lung Cancer Treatment
There are main two types of lung cancer: small cell lung cancer and non-small cell lung cancer. Lung cancer treatment depends on the stage of 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: 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) [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]