Carmustine is a medication used mainly for chemotherapy. It is a nitrogen mustard -a chloro-nitrosourea compound used as an alkylating agent.
This medication is used to treat certain types of cancer (including multiple myeloma, brain tumor,Hodgkin disease, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma). Carmustine belongs to a class of drugs known as alkylating agents. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.