Name

Avodart

Alternate Names

Dutasteride

Abbreviations

GI198745

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Cytostatic agent--alpha reductase inhibitor

NSC Number

None

Primary Site

Code as treatment for pancreatic cancer
Do Not Code as treatment for prostate cancer. this drug is used to help shrink the prostate.

Histology

None

Remarks

Phase III
FDA approved use on benign prostatic hyperplasia. Avodart is not used to treat prostate cancer.

Coding

This drug should be coded
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