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Breast Cancer is classified in stages and is treated accordingly. Many available clinical methods of battling Breast Cancer come into patterns that are employed depending on a patient’s specific condition. Different clinical assessments require different treatment rules. Surgery or removal of the tumor and the whole breast if need be is the first line of treatment. This is empowered by hormonal therapy, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.
Anastrozole

Anastrozole

Anastrozole is mainly used in hormonal therapy to help treat breast cancer. It is distributed worldwide under the brand name Armidex. It works in keeping the big C in check especially for women in their post-menopausal stage by regulating the amount of es more...

Brand name(s): Anastrole, Arimidex, Anastrozol,
Bexarotene

Bexarotene

Bexarotene is an anticancer drug which is specifically created for treatment of cutaneous T cell lymphoma (CTCL) – a type of skin cancer. It works specifically by inhibiting the rampant growth of cells inside neoplasms, preventing them from growing out of more...

Brand name(s): Targret, Targretin, Targretyn, Targrexin,
Capecitabine

Capecitabine

Capecitabine is a prescribed drug used in treating different kinds of cancer. It works by killing the cancer cells and shrinks the tumors by preventing the process of cell formation. This drug comes in tablets of 500mg and 150mg. more...

Brand name(s): Xeloda,
Carboplatin

Carboplatin

Carboplatin is a drug used in treating several types of cancers such as lung cancer, ovarian carcinoma, breast cancer, cervical cancer, neck cancer, head cancer and many other types of cancer. Carboplatin was introduced during 1980 and has become the most more...

Brand name(s): Paraplatin,
Cetrorelix

Cetrorelix

Cetrorelix is prescribed to women in order to avoid premature ovulation especially while controlled ovarian stimulation is on the process. Cetrorelix is a drug distributed under the brand name Cetrodine by Merck Serono. It is a drug primarily used to pat more...

Brand name(s): Cetrorelixum, Cetrotide, Pyrisept,
Conjugated estrogens

Conjugated estrogens

Conjugated estrogens are used for various menopausal symptoms ranging from vaginal dryness, irritation, and hot flashes. Estrogen is the female sex hormone that is necessary for various body processes. Women who are suffering from different symptoms of more...

Brand name(s): Premarin, Conestoral, Estrone-sulfate, Estrogens, Evex, Hyhorin, Morestin, Oestrone Sulphate, Par Estro, Prempro,
Cytarabine

Cytarabine

Cytarabine is an antineoplastic drug. It slows down the growth and spread of the cancer cells in the body to effectively cure certain types of cancer. Cytarabine is available under the brand name DepoCyt, Tarabine PFS, and Cytosar U. It is given to ind more...

Brand name(s): Alexan, Arabinocytidine, Arabinosylcytosine, Arabitin, AraC, Aracytidine, Aracytin, Aracytine, Arafcyt, Citarabina,
Epirubicin

Epirubicin

Epirubicin is an injectable anthracycline drug. Anthracycline drugs are drugs derived from Streptomyces bacteria which are used in cancer chemotherapy. Anthracycline drugs may combat various forms of cancer ranging from leukemias, breast, lung, uterine an more...

Exemestane

Exemestane

Exemestane is a drug belonging to a class of oral steroidal aromatose inhibitors used in the treatment of hormone-receptor positive, or hormonally responsive breast cancer in postmenopausal women. The main goal of hormone receptor positive patients to pre more...

Filgrastim

Filgrastim

Filgrastim belongs to the class of medicines commonly known as colony-stimulating factor. This drug is used to protect patients from getting infections especially those who have cancer or undergoing chemotherapy. more...