Active Ingredient(s):Chlorambucil FDA Approved: * March 18, 1957 Pharm Company: *SMITHKLINE BEECHAM Category:Cancer
Chlorambucil, sold under the brand name Leukeran among others, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), Hodgkin lymphoma, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. For CLL it is a preferred treatment. It is given by mouth.
Common side effects include bone marrow suppression. Other serious side effects include an increased long term risk of further cancer, infertility, and allergic reactions.&...
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