adriamycin


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adriamycin

(ˌeɪdrɪəˈmaɪsɪn)
n
a trade name of the anticancer drug doxorubicin
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All the patients were subjected to three cycles of Paclitaxel and Adriamycin based chemotherapy at twenty-one days interval.
2%) patients received regimen containing adriamycin, cyclophos-phamide followed by docetaxel, whereas three patients did not receive docetaxel.
While Adriamycin was antagonistic toward heart cells, resveratrol and quercetin decreased the activity of caspases (protein- degrading enzymes) involved in apoptosis (programmed cell death) in these cells while not interfering with Adriamycin's caspase activity in cancerous cells.
Adriamycin (ADM, doxorubicin) is used as a broad spectrum anticancer drug, but its irreversible cardiotoxicity greatly limits its clinical applications.
Chemotherapy with Fluorouracil, Adriamycin and Cyclophosphamide (FAC) was prescribed to 95(63.
The patient was referred to medical oncology and adjuvant chemotherapy of 6 cycles of CAV (cyclophosphamide, adriamycin, and vincristine), alternating with 6 cycles of VP-16 ifosamide.
Despite of higher efficacy of adriamycin (Bonadonna et al.
This drug is doxorubicin, otherwise known as the antibiotic adriamycin.
The research also found that the survival rate for patients given chemotherapy drug Adriamycin was similar to the survival rate for patients whose drug regime did not include that drug.
Adriamycin-induced nephropathy was established by Adriamycin injection (10 mg/kg, Pharmacia & Upjohn Pty Ltd.
With this diagnosis, a chemotherapy regimen with cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin, vincristine and prednisolone (CHOP) was initiated.
Objective: Oxidative stress is one of the major factors involved in the pathogenesis of adriamycin (ADR)-induced cardiac dysfunction.