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Prostate Cancer Drugs

Below you will find information and links for all available prostate cancer drugs, including: androgen deprivation, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy and palliatives for advanced prostate cancer. The drugs are administered either orally, by intravenous, injection, or by implanting under the skin We have done our best to compile the latest information, but be sure to consult with your doctor before entering into any drug program. If you see anything missing or in need of updated information, please email ustoo@ustoo.org.

Drug Brand or Generic Name Generic Name Info Treatment Type Side Effects Financial Assistance
Avodart Dutasteride Info 5-alpha reductase inhibitor used to shrink prostate or to slow rising PSA Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Casodex Bicalutamide Info Androgen Deprivation Oral Side Effects  
Cenestin
Enjuvia
Estrace
Femtrace Ogen 
Premari
Conjugated Estrogens Info Estrogen Hormones Oral Side Effects DISCONTINUED
Conjugated Estrogens Conjugated Estrogens Info Estrogen Hormones Oral Side Effects  
Cytoxan Cyclophosphamide Info Chemotherapy to Stop Cancer Cell Growth IV or Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Delestrogen Estradiol Valerate Info Estrogen Hormone Lower Testosterone Levels Injection Side Effects  
Eligard Leuprolide Acetate Info Lower Testosterone Levels Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Emcyt Estramustine Phosphate Info Paliative for Metastatic Patients Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Enjuvia Conjugated Estrogens Info Estrogen Hormones Oral Side Effects  
Erleada Apalutamide Info Anti-androgen used with castration for non-metastatic 
castrate resistant disease
Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Estradiol Patches: 
Alora
Climara
Divigel
Elestrin
Esclim
Estraderm
Estrasorb
EstroGel
Evamist
Menostar
Minivelle
Vivelle
Vivelle-Dot
Estradiol Info Estrogen Hormones lowers testosterone Skin patch or Injection Side Effects  
Eulexin Flutamide Info Androgen Deprivation Oral Side Effects  
Firmagon Degarelix Info Lower Testosterone Levels Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Jevtana Cabazitaxel Info Injection to Fight Tumors Resistant to Docetaxel Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Lupron Leuprolide Acetate Info Lower Testosterone Levels Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Menest Esterified Estrogens Info Estrogen Hormones Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Nilandron Nilutamide Info Androgen Deprivation Oral Side Effects  
Novantrone Mitoxantrone Hydrochloride Info Paliative for Metastatic Patients Intravenous Side Effects Financial Assistance
Nubeqa Darolutamide Info Anti-androgen for non-metastatic castrate resistant disease Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Premarin Conjugated Estrogens Info Estrogen Hormones Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Proscar Finasteride Info 5-alpha reductase inhibitor used to shrink prostate or to slow rising PSA Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Provenge Sipuleucel-T Info Immunotherapy Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Taxotere Docetaxel Info Chemotherapy to Stop Cancer Cell Growth Injection Side Effects  
Trelstar Triptorelin Pamoate Info Testosterone Suppression Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Vantas, Suprellin LA Histrelin Acetate Info Androgen Deprivation Implant Under Skin Side Effects Financial Assistance
Xeloda Capecitabine Info Slow Growth of Cancer Cells Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Xofigo Radium 223 Dichloride Info Radiopharmaceutical Injection Side Effects Financial Assistance
Xtandi Enzalutamide Info Androgen Receptor Inhibitor for Advanced, Castrate Resistant Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance
Zoladex Goserelin Acetate Info Paliative During Radiation Therapy Implant Side Effects Financial Assistance
Zytiga Abiraterone Acetate Info Androgen Deprivation Oral Side Effects Financial Assistance