Clofarabine is a drug used in the treatment of cancer, specifically a cancer known as acute lymphoblastic leukemia. This type of cancer is primarily used in those under age 21. It belongs to a class of drugs known as purine nucleoside analogues, which works by disrupting DNA sequences inside cancer cells. Common side effects associated with clofarabine include vomiting, stomach pain, depression and weight loss.
Drug Name: Clofarabine