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Can Older Adults Use It?

Clinical studies of the drug did not include enough older adults to determine if they respond in the same way to Leukeran as younger age groups. In general, older adults should be started at a lower Leukeran dosage, and monitored closely during treatment.
 

Are There Off-Label Uses for Leukeran?

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend this medication for treating something other than the conditions discussed in this article. This is called an "off-label" use. Possible off-label uses for Leukeran may include the treatment of the following conditions:
 
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