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Example CML Therapy: Imatinib's therapeutic action

Treatment of CML

Although there is no cure for CML at the present time, there are established treatment protocols. Targeted molecular therapies are considered the first treatment option for most patients with CML. These medications include, but are not limited to:
  • Dasatinib (Sprycel)
  • Imatinib (Gleevec)
  • Nilotinib (Tasigna)
Other therapies for CML include:
  • Interferon
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation
  • Surgery
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Supportive therapies