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Hydrazine Sulfate

... Supporters claim hydrazine sulfate may relieve cachexia, a syndrome marked
by loss of appetite, weight loss, weakness, and muscle wasting. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/hydrazine-sulfate

Melatonin

... In a 2005 clinical trial looking at cancer-related weight loss (cachexia),
melatonin was compared to fish oil in a small group of patients with ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/melatonin

Cancer Glossary

... cachexia Search [ka-kek-see-uh]. a profound state of general poor health and
malnutrition (poor food intake and/or poor food absorption). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Marijuana

... Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Aug 1;117(1):59-61. Cannabis-In-Cachexia-
Study-Group, Strasser F, Luftner D, Possinger K, et al. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/marijuana

Lipoic Acid

... support, progestagen, and anti-cyclooxygenase-2 showing efficacy and safety
in patients with cancer-related anorexia/cachexia and oxidative ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/lipoic-acid

Investigator/Institution Massachusetts

... RSG-13-115-01 7/1/2013 6/30/2017 $720,000 through The Role of PGC-1
alpha Isoforms on Muscle Wasting during Cancer Cachexia ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@researchadministration/documents/document/mapdf.pdf

Omega-3 Fatty Acids

... Mantovani G. Randomised phase III clinical trial of 5 different arms of treatment
on 332 patients with cancer cachexia. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/omega-3-fatty-acids