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View in Spanish: Quadramet

Quadramet (KWA-druh-met)
A drug used to treat pain caused by bone cancer and other cancers that have spread to the bones. Quadramet is a type of radiopharmaceutical. Also called samarium Sm 153 lexidronam pentasodium.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.