Corticosteroids (Glucocorticoids) for Cancer
How Well It Works
Corticosteroids work well to reduce swelling and pain caused by cancer.Reference 1 When they are used with other drugs, such as ondansetron and aprepitant, they may control and prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: October 28, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Michael Seth Rabin, MD - Medical Oncology