Over the last few years, several new treatments for prostate cancer have been developed. This page has information about these new treatments and how they treat prostate cancer.
Abiraterone (Zytiga®): A new type of hormone therapy for men whose prostate cancer has spread to other parts of the body (advanced prostate cancer) and has stopped responding to other types of hormone therapy.
Enzalutamide (Xtandi®): A new type of hormone therapy for men with advanced prostate cancer that is no longer responding to hormone therapy.
Cabazitaxel (Jevtana®): A new type of chemotherapy for men with advanced prostate cancer that has stopped responding to hormone therapy and the chemotherapy drug docetaxel (Taxotere®).
Radium-223 (Xofigo®): A new treatment for men with prostate cancer that has stopped responding to hormone therapy, has spread to the bones and is causing symptoms.