Oral pilocarpine for radiation-induced xerostomia: Integrated efficacy and safety results from two prospective randomized clinical trials

John W. Rieke, Mark D. Hafermann, Jonas T. Johnson, Francis G. LeVeque, Ryan Iwamoto, Barry W. Steiger, Charles Muscoplat, Susan C. Gallagher

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124 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)661-669
Number of pages9
JournalInternational Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Feb 1 1995

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Funding Information:
Acknowledgement-This work wass upportedi n part by grants from MGI Pharma,I nc. Accepted for publication 24 June 1994.


  • Efficacy
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Multicenter trials
  • Pilocarpine
  • Radiation
  • Safety
  • Xerostomia

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