Melphalan, L-PAM, L-Sarcolysin, Phenylalanine mustard
Pregnancy Category D
Mechanism of action
A derivative of mechlorethamine that inhibits DNA and RNA synthesis via formation of carbonium ions; cross-links strands of DNA.
Palliative treatment of:
- Multiple Myeloma
- Ovarian adenocarcinoma
- Breast cancer
- Hypersensitivity to the drug
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