Medicines & Drugs by category Medicines used to treat cancer

The leaflets in this section are authored by an experienced pharmacist. Pharmacists are experts in medicines. The medicines in this section include those used for treating different types of cancer. If you've been prescribed a medicine for cancer and have thought "Who shouldn't take anastrozole?", "How do I take my cyclophosphamide?", "How do I get the most from my tamoxifen treatment?" or "What problems can diethylstilbestrol cause?" information leaflets in this section will have answers for you.

Abiraterone for prostate cancer Buserelin for men
Capecitabine Dasatinib tablets - Sprycel
Erlotinib tablets - Tarceva Everolimus tablets - Afinitor, Votubia
Gefitinib tablets - Iressa Lapatinib tablets - Tyverb
Lomustine Nilotinib capsules - Tasigna
Pamidronate disodium - Aredia Ponatinib tablets - Iclusig
Sorafenib tablets - Nexavar Sunitinib capsules - Sutent
Vandetanib tablets - Caprelsa