Friday, February 22, 2013

Almost one-third of chemotherapy used 'off-label'

By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – About one-third of chemotherapies are used to fight cancers that drug regulators never approved them to treat, says a new study. Chemotherapies – drugs that kill rapidly dividing cells – are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug...
Almost one-third of chemotherapy used 'off-label'