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To treat multiple sclerosis or certain types of cancer, a healthcare provider may prescribe Novantrone® (mitoxantrone). The medication is specifically used to treat the following conditions in adults:
- Certain types of multiple sclerosis (MS)
- Hormone-refractory prostate cancer
- Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia (ANLL).
Novantrone comes as a liquid that is injected into a vein (intravenous, or IV, injection). Your dosage will be determined based on your height and weight, the reason you are using the drug, and how you respond to it, among other factors.
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