What is Soft Tissue Sarcoma?

A soft tissue sarcoma is a cancerous tumor that develops in connective tissue. Symptoms do not usually appear early on but they can include a lump where the tumor is and pain.

Treatment for soft tissue sarcoma include chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Common drug classes used to treat soft tissue sarcoma are kinase inhibitors and anthracyclines.

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Popular Soft Tissue Sarcoma Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Kinase Inhibitors 10,136 See Prices
Kinase Inhibitors 6,727 See Prices
Kinase Inhibitors 10,478 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

Soft Tissue Sarcoma Drug Classes

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