Mustargen

Mustargen
A drug used to treat some types of cancer and some precancerous skin conditions. It causes cancer cells to die by attaching to the DNA in the cells. Mustargen is a type of alkylating agent. Also called mustine, mechlorethamine, and mechlorethamine hydrochloride.

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