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Progestin Megace® Cancer-related

Megestrol - What is it for

​Megestrol is a medication used to treat advanced breast cancer and endometrial (lining of the womb) cancer.

It may also be used to improve appetite in certain patients facing significant weight loss.

Megestrol - Additional Information

  • Updated on Monday, March 11, 2019
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth


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