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Alkeran: Oral tablet

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Alkeran 2mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: GX EH3  |  A
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Alkeran 2mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: GX EH3  |  A
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Alkeran 2mg Tab
Celgene Corp
Pill Identification: GX EH3  |  A

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Alkeran: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

MELPHALAN (MEL fa lan) is a chemotherapy drug. It slows the growth of cancer cells. This medicine is used to treat multiple myeloma and ovarian cancer.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Alkeran: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
37.93%
62.07%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
13.79%
1.72%
8.62%
75.86%
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