This page contains brief information about methylnaltrexone bromide and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, research results, and ongoing clinical trials.
Use in Cancer
Methylnaltrexone bromide is approved to treat:
- Constipation caused by the use of opioids. It is used in patients with advanced disease whose condition has not gotten better with laxatives.
More About Methylnaltrexone Bromide
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.
Clinical Trials Accepting Patients
Find Clinical Trials for Methylnaltrexone Bromide - Check for trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients.