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People who are diagnosed with certain types of cancer may receive CeeNU. This drug is approved for use in treating brain tumors following surgery and radiation therapy. It is also used to treat Hodgkin's disease when the condition has not improved or has become worse after other treatments. Off-label CeeNU uses may include treating breast cancer, lung cancer, and other types of cancer.
What Is CeeNU Used For?CeeNU® (lomustine) is a prescription chemotherapy medicine. It may be used alone or in combination with other chemotherapy drugs. This medication is approved to treat the following conditions:
- Brain tumors in people who have already been treated with appropriate surgery and radiation therapy
- Hodgkin's disease in people who did not improve or who have become worse after first-line treatment.