Sensitizers Used in Photodynamic/radiation Therapy
- Sensitizers Used in Photodynamic/radiation Therapy
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Drug Drug Description Porfimer sodium A hematoporphyrin derivative used to treat esophageal cancer, endobronchial cancer, and high grade dysplasia in Barrett's Esophagus. Aminolevulinic acid A porphyrin precursor used to treat actinic keratosis of the face, scalp, and upper extremities, as well as to visualize a glioma. Methyl aminolevulinate A porphyrin precursor used to treat non-hyperkeratotic, non-pigmented actinic keratosis of the face and scalp. Efaproxiral Not Available Temoporfin A photosensitizer used to treat squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck. Padeliporfin A vascular-acting photosensitizer used to treat low-risk prostate cancer in adults.
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