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Does the va cover bicalutamide medicine for prostate cancer?

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Dr. Steven Tucker
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Bicalutamide is standard for men with prostate cancer progressing after initial castrating therapy (medical or surgical).
Some doctors prefer to use it with initial therapy (dual blockade) while others use it sequentially. Details are here: http://bit.Ly/loybx2.

In brief: Yes

Bicalutamide is standard for men with prostate cancer progressing after initial castrating therapy (medical or surgical).
Some doctors prefer to use it with initial therapy (dual blockade) while others use it sequentially. Details are here: http://bit.Ly/loybx2.
Dr. Steven Tucker
Dr. Steven Tucker
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It may

It depends on your eligibility for va benefits.
Also, they will have their own doc decide if standard or high dose Bicalutamide is indicated.

In brief: It may

It depends on your eligibility for va benefits.
Also, they will have their own doc decide if standard or high dose Bicalutamide is indicated.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Thank
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