Were you looking for information about Carmustine? Carmustin is a common misspelling of carmustine.
Adults who have brain tumors, multiple myeloma, or certain types of lymphoma may receive chemotherapy treatment with carmustine (BiCNU®). This prescription medication has been shown to increase survival rates in people with these types of cancer.
This chemotherapy drug comes in the form of a powder that is mixed with a liquid and injected slowly into a vein. It works by interfering with how cancer cells grow and multiply.
(Click Carmustine for more information about how this chemotherapy drug works and how it is administered, as well as potential side effects and safety concerns. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)