Gliolan is used for the visualisation of certain brain tumours (called malignant glioma) during tumour surgery.Gliolan contains a substance called aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride (5-ALA). 5-ALA is taken up more by tumour cells where it is transformed into another similar substance. If then the...
Producer: medac GmbH
Therapeutic group: Antineoplastic agents