Chemo Facts

Facts on Drugs Used in Chemotherapy

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Active substance: Chlorambuzil
Manufacturer: GlaxoSmithKline

Extract from the prescribing information:

"Chlorambucil is a carcinogen in humans. Chlorambucil is probably mutagenic and teratogenic in humans."

"There are many reports of acute leukemia arising in patients with both malignant and non-malignant diseases following chlorambucil treatment."

The above has been extracted from the Leukeran prescribing information on the GlaxoSmithKline webpages.