12 Drugs Approved to Treat Prostate Cancer

2. Bicalutamide: Bicalutamide is one of the drug options included in a type of treatment for prostate cancer known as hormone therapy. The NCI Drug Dictionary defines the compound as a “synthetic, nonsteroidal antiandrogen. Bicalutamide competitively binds to cytosolic androgen receptors in target tissues, thereby inhibiting the receptor binding of androgens."

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