What is Carmustine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: BiCNU


Carmustine is an anticancer drug used to treat brain tumors, multiple myeloma, Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. It has also been used to treat metastatic melanoma.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Carmustine

Side effect Patients
Burning sensation in skin 1
Hair loss 1

Why patients stopped taking Carmustine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Carmustine


Currently taking Carmustine

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Carmustine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Carmustine.