Were you looking for information about Mitoxantrone? Mitoxantron is a common misspelling of mitoxantrone.
Mitoxantrone (Novantrone®) is a prescription drug licensed to treat various conditions, including:
- Certain types of multiple sclerosis (MS)
- Hormone-refractory prostate cancer
- Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia (ANLL).
This medicine is only available as a generic product and comes as a liquid that is injected into a vein (intravenously, or by IV). Before starting treatment with mitoxantrone, tell your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, have heart problems, or have kidney disease. Side effects are common and may include fever, nausea, or hair loss.
(Click Mitoxantrone for a comprehensive overview on the uses, dosing instructions, and potential side effects of this medicine. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)