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The Cancer Diagnosis Information Page is a collaborative project of NeedyMeds and PearlPoint Cancer Support. It is intended to provide information on Cancer and help those with Cancer find assistance paying for their medications.

PearlPoint Cancer Support, the nutrition arm of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, provides nutrition education, practical tips and helpful resources for cancer patients and their caregivers of all cancer types. On the PearlPoint website you can find nutrition info by diagnosis, tips to manage side effects, food safety guidelines, sample meal plans, and healthy recipes. PearlPoint also provides free one-on-one phone consultation with a registered dietitian who has expertise in oncology nutrition. Patients and caregivers can schedule a consult using the online scheduler or calling (877) 467-1936 x 101. Click on the Free Nutrition Consultation link in the resources box for more information.

Below, please find a list of medications commonly used in the treatment of this diagnosis. Click on the hyperlink to find whether a savings program is available for that particular drug.

PearlPoint Cancer Support and NeedyMeds neither promote nor endorse the therapies listed below nor the supporters of this page. This page is for educational purposes only.

Click HERE to learn more about how to use the information on the website and click HERE for more details on pharmaceutical patient assistance programs.

Medications used in the treatment of Cancer

Click on the drug name to see what programs are available for the drug:

acetaminophen
alemtuzumab
alitretinoin
allopurinol
alprazolam
altretamine
amifostine
aminoglutethimide
amitriptyline
anastrozole
aprepitant
arsenic trioxide
asparaginase
aspirin
azacitidine
baclofen
bendamustine
bevacizumab
bexarotene
bicalutamide
bisacodyl
bleomycin
bortezomib
bupropion
buserelin
buspirone
busulfan
calcitonin
capecitabine
capsaicin
carbamazepine
carboplatin
carmustine
celecoxib
ceritinib
cetuximab
chlorambucil
choline magnesium trisalicylates
cinacalcet
cisplatin
citalopram
cladribine
clofarabine
clonazepam
clonidine
codeine
cyclophosphamide
cytarabine cytosine arabinoside
cytarabine liposome
dacarbazine
dactinomycin
darbepoetin alfa
dasatinib
daunorubicin
daunorubicin liposome
decitabine
degarelix
denileukin diftitox
desipramine
dexamethasone
dexrazoxane
dextroamphetamine
diazepam
diflunisal
diphenhydramine
diphenoxylate/atropine
docetaxel
docusate
dolasetron
doxepin
doxorubicin
doxorubicin liposome
dronabinol
droperidol
duloxetine
epirubicin
epoetin alfa
erlotinib
escitalopram
estramustine
etoposide
everolimus
exemestane
fentanyl
fentanyl transdermal system
filgrastim
floxuridine injection
fludarabine phosphate
fluorouracil
fluoxetine
flutamide
fulvestrant
furosemide
gabapentin
gallium nitrate
gefitinib
gemcitabine
gemtuzumab ozogamicin
glycerine suppository
goserelin
granisetron
haloperidol
histrelin
hydromorphone
hydroxyurea
ibandronate sodium
ibritumomab tiuxetan
ibrutinib
ibuprofen
idarubicin
ifosfamide
imatinib
imipramine
imiquimod
indomethacin
interferon alpha 2b
interferon alphacon 1
interleukin-2
irinotecan
ixabepilone
ketoprofen
ketorolac
lactulose
lapatinib
lenalidomide
letrozole
leucovorin
leuprolide
levorphanol
lidocaine patch
lomustine
loperamide
lorazepam
magnesium citrate
mechlorethamine
megestrol
melphalan
meperidine
mercaptopurine
mesna
methadone
methotrexate
methyl-ccnu
methylcellulose
methylphenidate
metoclopramide
mineral oil/white petrolatum
mirtazapine
mitomycin
mitotane
mitoxantrone
morphine sulfate
nabilone
nabumetone
naproxen
nelarabine
Neutrexin (trimetrexate glucuronate)
nilotinib
nilutamide
nortriptyline
obfluoxymestrone
oblimersen
obtestolactone
octreotide
ofatumumab
ondansetron
opium
oprelvekin
oxaliplatin
oxazepam
oxycodone
paclitaxel
paclitaxel protein-bound particles for injectable suspension
palifermin
palonosetron
pamidronate
panitumumab
paregoric
paroxetine
pegaspargase
pegfilgrastim
pemetrexed
pentostatin
perphenazine
plicamycin
pralatrexate
prednisone
pregabalin
procarbazine
prochlorperazine maleate
promethazine
psyllium fiber
raloxifene
ramucirumab
rasburicase
rituximab
salsalate
sargramostim
scopolamine
senna
sertraline
siltuximab
sorafenib
streptozocin
sunitinib
tamoxifen
temozolomide
temsirolimus
teniposide
testolactone
thalidomide
thiethylperazine
thioguanine
thiotepa
Tomudex (raltitrexed)
topotecan
toremifene
tositumomab
tramadol
trametinib
trastuzumab
trazodone
tretinoin
tretinoin liposomal
triptorelin
uft (ftorafur and uracil)
valproic acid
venlafaxine
vinblastine
vincristine
vinorelbine
vorinostat
ziconotide
zoledronic acid
zolpidem

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