NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

mistletoe extract
An extract of the whole plant Viscum album (mistletoe) with potential biological response modifier (BRM) activity. Mistletoe extract may both stimulate the antitumoral functions of the immune system and have a direct toxic effect on tumor cells. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:Viscum
Viscum album Loranthacea
US brand name:Iscar
Foreign brand names:ABNOBAviscum
Apotheker Bauer's Misteltinktur
Cefalektin
Eurixor
Helixor
Iscador
Isorel
Isugran
Lektinol
Mistel Curarina
Mistel- Krautertabletten
Mistelol-Kapseln
Plenosol N
Viscysat
Vysorel