Were you looking for information about Hexalen? Hexalin is a common misspelling of Hexalen.
Hexalen® (altretamine) is a drug approved for the treatment of ovarian cancer in adult women. It is available by prescription only and comes as a capsule that is taken four times daily.
Before you begin treatment with this chemotherapy drug, your healthcare provider will want to know if you have kidney disease, are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have any allergies. Potential side effects of Hexalen include nausea, vomiting, and numbness in the hands or feet.
(Click Hexalen for a closer look at this chemotherapy drug, including how it works, who makes it, when and how it is taken, and safety precautions. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)