Pediatric cancer chemotherapy formulations remain elusive

Traynor, Kate
February 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;2/1/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p170
Academic Journal
The article presents information on issues related to pediatric cancer chemotherapy formulations in the U.S. It says that oral medications that are used for cancer chemotherapy in adults can also help children, but pediatric-specific formulations are needed to improve the care of young patients. According to Food & Drug Administration (FDA), an important part of developing these medications is to have formulations they can actually take.


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