Cancer of the Small Intestine Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

rasburicase Rasburicase

Rasburicase helps keep uric acid levels in the body from getting too high. Uric acid levels can increase during cancer treatments when tumor cells break down...learn more »

celecoxib (oral) Celecoxib (oral)

Celecoxib is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Celecoxib works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »

valrubicin Valrubicin

Valrubicin is a cancer (antineoplastic) medication. Valrubicin interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body...learn more »

rituximab Rituximab

Rituximab is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

vinorelbine Vinorelbine

Vinorelbine is cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body...learn more »

dronabinol Dronabinol

Dronabinol is a man-made form of cannabis (marijuana is an herbal form of cannabis). Dronabinol causes many effects on your central nervous system...learn more »

gallium nitrate Gallium Nitrate

Gallium nitrate is a form of nitrate salt...learn more »

estradiol oral Estradiol Oral

Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone produced by the ovaries. Estrogen is necessary for many processes in the body...learn more »

filgrastim Filgrastim

Filgrastim is a man-made form of a protein that stimulates the growth of white blood cells in your body. White blood cells help your body fight against infec...learn more »

vincristine Vincristine

Vincristine is cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body...learn more »

thiotepa Thiotepa

Thiotepa is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

fluorouracil (injection) Fluorouracil (injection)

Fluorouracil is a cancer medication. Fluorouracil interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their growth and spread in the body...learn more »

fentanyl (buccal) Fentanyl (buccal)

Fentanyl is a narcotic (opioid) pain medicine...learn more »

fentanyl transdermal (skin patch) Fentanyl Transdermal (skin Patch)

Fentanyl is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic...learn more »

doxorubicin Doxorubicin

Doxorubicin is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »



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