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A healthcare provider may prescribe Hexalen® (altretamine) to help relieve symptoms caused by ovarian cancer. The medication is designed for use when the cancer has returned or has not adequately responded to other chemotherapy treatment.
Hexalen comes as capsules that are generally taken four times daily. Your healthcare provider will determine your individual dosage based on your age and weight, how you respond to the medication, and various other factors.
(Click Hexalen for details on how this chemotherapy drug works, dosing instructions, and a list of side effects that may occur with treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)