Which medications in the drug class Glucocorticoids are used in the treatment of Burkitt Lymphoma and Burkitt-like Lymphoma?

Updated: Dec 20, 2019
  • Author: Ali H Kanbar, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Glucocorticoids

The pharmacologic properties of glucocorticoid agents are therapeutically effective in various diseases, including neoplasms.

Prednisone (Sterapred)

Glucocorticoids have a lympholytic effect, although mechanism of this action is not clear.


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