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Lung Cancer Treatment Topic Guide

Lung Cancer Treatment Lung Cancer Treatment: Medical therapy options for lung cancer include surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy. There are many types of chemotherapy drugs used for lung cancer, whether to help prevent relapse or for potentially life-prolonging palliative care.

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Lung Cancer Treatment Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

voriconazole Voriconazole

Voriconazole is an antifungal medicine...learn more »

lamivudine and zidovudine Lamivudine And Zidovudine

Lamivudine and zidovudine are antiviral medications that prevent human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) from multiplying in your body...learn more »

vinorelbine Vinorelbine

Vinorelbine is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer...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 »

phenobarbital Phenobarbital

Phenobarbital is a barbiturate (bar-BIT-chur-ate). Phenobarbital slows the activity of your brain and nervous system...learn more »

etoposide (oral) Etoposide (oral)

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

doxorubicin Doxorubicin

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

daunorubicin Daunorubicin

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

cisplatin Cisplatin

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

carboplatin Carboplatin

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

phenytoin (oral) Phenytoin (oral)

Phenytoin is an anticonvulsant medication that is used to control seizures. Phenytoin does not treat all types of seizures, and your doctor will determine i...learn more »

cyclosporine Cyclosporine

Cyclosporine weakens your body's immune system, to help keep it from "rejecting" a transplanted organ such as a kidney. Organ rejection happens when the imm...learn more »

fluconazole Fluconazole

Fluconazole is an antifungal medicine...learn more »

carbamazepine (oral) Carbamazepine (oral)

Carbamazepine is an anticonvulsant. It works by decreasing nerve impulses that cause seizures and pain...learn more »

warfarin Warfarin

Warfarin is an anticoagulant (blood thinner). Warfarin reduces the formation of blood clots...learn more »