Proper Use

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

Medicines used to treat cancer are very strong and can have many side effects. Before receiving this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor during your treatment.

Your doctor will place this medicine in your brain during a surgical procedure. It is in the form of a small, round wafer. The wafer will dissolve and slowly release the medicine in the tumor.