Riluzole and melanoma

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2/28/2011 4:27am
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Riluzole is drug that is used to treat ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) and is now showing promise in treating melanoma.

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/156789.php

For info on a phase 1 trial see:

http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01303341

 

Frank

I urge everyone to thoroughly educate themselves about melanoma. No part of this post should be considered to constitute any form of medical advice. Please consult a competent oncologist. (I think that prayer can help in ways that we don't always expect).