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Overuse of certain types of drugs is one of the elements of
medical care that may increase the possibility of getting infected with cancer.
For instance, in the United States, painkillers containing phenacentin have
being banned due to their link with kidney cancer. Other medications such as
diuretics and analgesic painkillers like asprin and ibuprofen have also being
linked with kidney cancer. Ironically, some drugs that are used to treat cancer
have strong compounds that are carcinogenic. Other things in drugs that may
cause cancer include drugs with hormonal action and those with immunosuppressive
Please let me know if you need any clarification. I'm always happy to answer your questions.
Jul 27th, 2015
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