CanMED: Cancer Medications Enquiry Database

The Cancer Medications Enquiry Database (CanMED) is a two-part resource for cancer drug treatment related studies. It is intended to facilitate cancer surveillance, epidemiology, and pharmacoepidemiology research that uses the National Drug Code (NDC) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding Systems (HCPCS) nomenclatures.

Under Development

Medical Diagnoses and Procedures.

Suggested Citation:
Cancer Medications Enquiry Database (CanMED). Surveillance Research Program SEER website tool. Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute. Version 1.23.0, 2024. Available at Accessed on July 22, 2024.

Brief Description of Database Methods (PPTX, 535 KB) - Publication in preparation for submission to JNCI.

For all pharmacy related or methodological questions and suggestions, please email: