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Breast Cancer Medications

Definition of Breast Cancer:

Breast cancer is a malignant growth that begins in the tissues of the breast. Over the course of a lifetime, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer.

Drugs associated with Breast Cancer

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Breast Cancer. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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Abraxane (More...)
generic name: paclitaxel protein-bound class: mitotic inhibitors
2 reviews
   
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9.5
Adriamycin (More...)
generic name: doxorubicin class: antibiotics/antineoplastics
1 review
   
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9.5
Afinitor (Pro, More...)
generic name: everolimus class: mTOR inhibitors, selective immunosuppressants
3 reviews
   
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6.0
Arimidex (Pro, More...)
generic name: anastrozole class: aromatase inhibitors, hormones/antineoplastics
27 reviews
   
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6.2
Aromasin (Pro, More...)
generic name: exemestane class: aromatase inhibitors, hormones/antineoplastics
9 reviews
   
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5.9
Cytoxan (Pro, More...)
generic name: cyclophosphamide class: alkylating agents
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Faslodex (Pro, More...)
generic name: fulvestrant class: estrogen receptor antagonists, hormones/antineoplastics
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Femara (Pro, More...)
generic name: letrozole class: aromatase inhibitors, hormones/antineoplastics
19 reviews
   
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6.8
Gemzar (Pro, More...)
generic name: gemcitabine class: antimetabolites
0 reviews
   
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4.0
Halaven (Pro, More...)
generic name: eribulin class: mitotic inhibitors
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Halotestin (More...)
generic name: fluoxymesterone class: androgens and anabolic steroids, hormones/antineoplastics
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Herceptin (Pro, More...)
generic name: trastuzumab class: HER2 inhibitors
1 review
   
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9.5
Menest (More...)
generic name: esterified estrogens class: estrogens
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Nolvadex (Pro, More...)
generic name: tamoxifen class: hormones/antineoplastics, selective estrogen receptor modulators
2 reviews
   
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5.5
Perjeta (Pro, More...)
generic name: pertuzumab class: HER2 inhibitors
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Taxol (More...)
generic name: paclitaxel class: mitotic inhibitors
1 review
   
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7.0
Taxotere (Pro, More...)
generic name: docetaxel class: mitotic inhibitors
1 review
   
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3.0
Trexall (More...)
generic name: methotrexate class: antimetabolites, antipsoriatics, antirheumatics, other immunosuppressants
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Tykerb (Pro, More...)
generic name: lapatinib class: EGFR inhibitors, HER2 inhibitors
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5.0
Xeloda (Pro, More...)
generic name: capecitabine class: antimetabolites
1 review
   
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10
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Topics under Breast Cancer

Learn more about Breast Cancer

Synonym(s): Breast Cancer, inflammatory; Cancer, Breast; Carcinoma, Ductal; Carcinoma, Lobular; DCIS; Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

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