Targeted cancer drugs

Find out about the drugs that you might have as part of your treatment for chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) and their possible side effects. 

Imatinib (Glivec)

Read about imatinib, how you have it and other important information about taking this cancer drug for chronic myeloid leukaemia. 

Nilotinib (Tasigna)

Nilotinib is a type of targeted cancer drug. You might have it as a treatment for chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML).

Dasatinib (Sprycel)

Read about dasatinib and other important information about taking this biological therapy drug for CML. 

Bosutinib (Bosulif)

Read about the cancer drug bosutinib, how you have it and other important information about taking it for CML.

Interferon (Intron A)

Find out what interferon is, how you have it and other important information about taking this biological therapy for CML. 

Last reviewed: 
09 May 2019
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