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Gemzar® - The brand name for the generic drug gemcitabine (or gemcitabine hydrochloride), Gemzar® is an intravenous chemotherapy drug. A type of antimetabolite, Gemzar® is used in the treatment of certain types of pancreatic cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, metastatic breast cancer, and ovarian cancer. Similar to other chemotherapy drugs, Gemzar® works against cancerous cells by interfering with their ability to grow and reproduce.
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