Active Ingredient(s): Raltitrexed
Category: Cancer

Tomudex Overview

Raltitrexed (Tomudex, TDX, ZD 1694) is an antimetabolite drug used in cancer chemotherapy. It is an inhibitor of thymidylate synthase, and is manufactured by AstraZeneca.[1] Uses Used in treatment of colorectal cancer since 1998, it may also be used in the treatment of malignant mesothelioma.[2] Raltitrexed is approved for use in Canada and some European countries, but is not approved by the US FDA.[3][4] Mechanism of acti...

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bowel/liver cancer

my husband is about to start on tomudex, has anyone had any experience of this drug please. ## It doesn't seem that there have been a lot of people posting about using it. Learn more Tomudex details here. You made your post back in March, has he started using it? If so, how is he doing? ## Sadly it was useless, and my dear husband passed away on 14th june


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