Also known as Megace and Ovaban
Megestrol (INN, BAN) is a steroidal progestin which was never marketed. Its acylated derivative megestrol acetate is also a progestogen, which, in contrast to megestrol itself, has been extensively used as a pharmaceutical drug.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $106.08 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed megestrol to treat lung cancer, prostate cancer, decreased appetite, and metastatic cancer.