cyclophosphamide


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cy·clo·phos·pha·mide

 (sī′klə-fŏs′fə-mīd′)
n.
A cytotoxic, immunosuppressive, antineoplastic drug, C7H15Cl2N2O2P, used in the treatment of Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas and various other forms of cancer, including multiple myeloma, breast cancer, and certain types of leukemia.

cyclophosphamide

(ˌsaɪkləʊˈfɒsfəˌmaɪd)
n
(Pharmacology) an alkylating agent used in the treatment of leukaemia and lymphomas
[C20: from cyclo- + phosph(orus) + amide]
Translations

cy·clo·phos·pha·mide

n. ciclofosfamida, droga antineoplástica usada también como inmunosupresor en trasplantes.

cyclophosphamide

n ciclofosfamida
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A total of 75 patients with severe scleroderma (diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis) underwent randomization to open-label treatment with either transplantation or intravenous cyclophosphamide at an initial dose of 500 mg/[m.
People with the disease may take antirheumatic drugs and immune-suppressing drugs like cyclophosphamide to help manage symptoms, but none of these medications has been proven to provide long-term benefit.
Overall survival at 72 months was 86 percent after transplant versus 51 percent after cyclophosphamide," said the report.
Accordingly, the administration of the next cyclophosphamide pulse was postponed and the patient was referred for oncologic consultation.
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Methods: This study was conducted in December 2014 and comprised female mice that were divided into four groups: group A served as control, group B received three weekly injections of cyclophosphamide, group C was co administered alpha-tocopherol along with cyclophosphamide, while group D solely received alpha-tocopherol.
Patients treated with azathioprine instead of cyclophosphamide were excluded.
Addition of rituximab to fludarabine and cyclophosphamide in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: A randomised, open-label, phase 3 trial.
14) To eradicate a factor VIII inhibitor, corticosteroids and immunosuppressant drugs, such as cyclophosphamide, azathioprine, vincristine, cyclosporine, and rituximab, are used alone or in combination.
Treatment with meloxicam and cyclophosphamide were discontinued because of concern that the chemotherapy could be suppressing reproductive drive.
Then, after explaining the risks of recurrent pancreatitis, the patient consented to have a trial of cyclophosphamide 500 mg/[m.
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