ASCO 2011

Magic Mouthwash + Sucralfate Nonsuperior to Benzydamine for Prophylaxis of Radiation-Induced Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer

The combination of magic mouthwash and sucralfate was not superior to single-agent benzydamine hydrochloride for the prophylactic treatment of radiation-induced oral mucositis, Joda S. Kuk, MD, of the Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, ON, Canada, and colleagues reported at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s 2011 Annual Meeting.