NSCLC

Stage 2 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Stage II Lung Cancer
Stage 2 non-small cell lung cancer is the stage where the tumor is present in lung and has spread to local lymph nodes but not further than that. Stage II [...]

Treatment for Stage 2 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Stage II Lung Cancer
When someone is diagnosed with stage 2 non-small cell lung cancer, a common question that arises is the treatment options available. It is important to learn [...]

5 Important Facts About Lung Cancer You Must Know

Lung cancer is a type of cancer that starts in the Lungs. The lungs are part of the respiratory system, being two spongy tissues in the chest that take in [...]

Drug: Tagrisso (Osimertinib) to Treat NSCLC

Tagrisso-(Osimertinib)
Osimertinib or Tagrisso is an FDA-approved drug by FDA as a frontline treatment for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It is indicated for the [...]

Lobectomy: Surgery for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer
What is Lobectomy? Lungs have sections called lobes, with right lung having 3 lobes and left has 2 lobes. Lobectomy is a surgical procedure to remove one of [...]

Drug: Nivolumab to Treat NSCLC

Formula of Nivolumab
About Nivolumab Nivolumab or Opdivo is a prescription drug used for the treatment of advanced non-small cell lung cancer. It is given to those patients where [...]

Drug: Paclitaxel to Treat NSCLC

Paclitaxel (Taxol)
In the past two decades, little progress has been made in the field of lung cancer treatment. Patients with advanced level of cancer find it difficult to [...]

Lung Cancer FDA Approved Drugs

Vitamin Supplements
This page offers you an assortment of all the lung cancer drugs which are approved by Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This compilation is helpful in [...]

Photodynamic Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Photodynamic Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Non-small cell lung cancer is a deadly disease taking away the lives of many people each year.  There are various treatment methods available for lung cancer. [...]

Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy
What is Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer? Chemotherapy is a commonly used term in various types of cancer treatments. For lung cancer, chemotherapy has a wide [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]