Tag: fluorouracil5FU

Fluorouracil (5-fluorouracil, 5-FU): A fluoropyrimidine chemotherapy drug that acts by blocking DNA replication.

News

08/18/13
Cadmium reduces effectiveness of 5-FU chemotherapy in ER+/PR+ breast cancer cells
05/31/13
Black pepper compound increases effectiveness of Taxol against HER2+ breast cancer
02/15/12
Grapes and other foods might help protect against Adriamycin-induced heart damage
01/17/12
Apigenin increases effectiveness of Taxol chemotherapy
12/07/11
Modern chemotherapy reduces breast cancer death by about a third compared to no chemotherapy
10/27/11
The beta blocker propranolol increases the effectiveness of Taxol
10/09/11
Low white blood cell count as a result of chemotherapy indicates the treatment is working
07/11/11
Taking Celebrex might reduce the effectiveness of chemotherapy for breast cancer
12/10/10
Adding the bisphosphonate zoledronic acid to chemotherapy does not improve outcome markers

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