Category Archives: Bone Metastases

Noscapine availability and avoiding gynecomastia

Questions Called in to the Ask Dr. Barken Show: 1. Where can I get Noscapine in the United States? 2. For patients on Sequential Androgen Blockade, what is Dr. Barken’s common sense approach to avoiding Gynecomastia? Dr. Barken answers two … Continue reading

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Radical Prostatectomy for Positive Lymph Node and Bone Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Dr. Barken discusses the the role of radical prostatectomy in cases of lymph node and bone metastatic disease and describes the German experience as presented at the recent annual Urological Association Conference in May 2012.  For the Ask Dr Barken Call … Continue reading

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Radium-223 ( Alpharadin): A novel Radiopharmaceutical that Prolongs Survival in Bone Metastatic Disease

  The following question is for the Ask Dr Barken Call In Show on Tuesday, March 13th at 6pm Pacific Time.  Dial 1-877-727-3301 to hear the program. Where can I get Alpharadin? What criteria will I need to meet to get … Continue reading

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Stromal Targeted Therapy in Bone Metastatic Disease

The following question is for the Ask Dr Barken Call In Show on Tuesday, March 6th at 6pm Pacific Time.  Dial 1-877-727-3301 to hear the program. Question of the week:    When should I start treating my bone metastatic disease?   … Continue reading

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