Radium-223 ( Alpharadin): A novel Radiopharmaceutical that Prolongs Survival in Bone Metastatic Disease


The following question is for the Ask Dr Barken

Call In Show on Tuesday, March 13th at 6pm Pacific

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Where can I get Alpharadin? What criteria will I need to meet to get this treatment?


The related article of the week:

Radium-223: A novel radio-pharmaceutical that prolongs

survival in advanced prostate cancer.   Oliver Sartor M.D.

Prostate Cancer Communication Volume 28, No 1, pp 9, March 2012 ( PAACT Newsletter – Richard Profit, Editor and President)

Video Blog Presentation:
Dr. Barken answers the questions and presents a video
commentary about the expanded access to the following
study:  Radium-223 Chloride (Alpharadin) in Castration-
Resistant Prostate Cancer Patients.
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