A chemotherapy drug commonly used in advanced breast cancer. Neoadjuvant therapy: Chemotherapy given before surgery to shrink a cancer. Neuropathy: Disease or abnormality of the nervous system. Noninvasive: Self contained, not growing into or destroying healthy tissue. Nolvadex: Brand name for the hormonal drug tamoxifen.

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... VINORELBINE (Navelbine®) is a cancer chemotherapy agent used for treating many different types of cancer including lung, breast and ovarian cancer and others. Vinorelbine comes from a plant in the periwinkle family. Vinorelbine interferes with the growth of rapidly dividing cells, like cancer cells, and eventually causes cell death. Vinorelbine may be used alone or used in combination with other chemotherapy agents. Generic vinorelbine injections are available. ...
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Vinorelbine Systematic (IUPAC) name 4-(acetyloxy)-6,7-didehydro-1 ...
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