Oxaliplatin is a chemotherapy drug that kills cancer cells. It's used to treat colorectal cancer and can be administered by itself or with other chemotherapy drugs. Oxaliplatin is sold under the brand name Eloxatin.
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Related Research:Colorectal Cancer Drug Index.
Source: Drug Finder: Oxaliplatin. About.com. 27 Aug. 2002. Accessed 28 Jan. 2008 [http://drugsaz.about.com/od/drugs/oxaliplatin.htm].