Recent Management and Prevention of Mucositis Supportive Care News

Kepivance Reduces Toxicity of High-dose Therapy for Multiple Myeloma (March 24, 2010)

Among patients undergoing high-dose therapy and autologous stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma, a three-day short course of KepivanceĀ® (palifermin) reduces the toxicity of treatment. These... Continue Reading

Oral Spray Reduces Mouth Sores (July 21, 2009)

Among patients treated with radiation therapy for head and neck cancer, mouth sores (oral mucositis) were reduced by use of an oral spray containing epidermal growth factor (EGF). These results were published... Continue Reading