adriamycin


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adriamycin

(ˌeɪdrɪəˈmaɪsɪn)
n
a trade name of the anticancer drug doxorubicin
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The approval is based on the results of the randomized, open-label, two-arm, multi-center Phase 3 ECHELON-1 study designed to compare Adcetris plus AVD to ABVD (Adriamycin, bleomycin, vinblastine and dacarbazine) as a therapy in adult patients with previously untreated Hodgkin lymphoma.
In the third-line treatment 4 (22%) out of 18 patients were treated with ifosfamide-based regimen, 8 (44.4%) received one of CHOP-like regimens, 3 (16.6%) platinum-based regimen, while 2 (11.1%) received cyclophosphamide, vincristine sulfate, adriamycin, dexamethasone (hyper CVAD).
Nephroprotectitive effect of melatonin against Adriamycin induced oxidative renal injury in male rat.
Suppressive effect of superoxide dismutase on adriamycin nephropathy.
Breast cancer one of the most frequent cancer type among females and treatment involves various combination therapies in which AC is one of most frequent therapy prescribed by physicians especially for the treatment of breast cancer.7 AC stands for Adriamycin (doxorubicin) and Cyclophosphamide which is given in cycles which are repeated every 21 days and usually four cycles are given.
She tried drinking pickle juice to lessen that taste of Adriamycin, chewing ice for mouth sores, lotion on her blankets to not smell hand sanitizer, and color therapy to check out mentally.
Sensitivity was high for the chemotherapy protocol Fluorouracil, Epirubicin, Cyclophosphamide, Docetaxel (FEC-D; 71.9%) but lower for all others (65.3% for Adriamycin, Cyclophosphamide, Paclitaxel [ACP]/Adriamycin, Cyclophosphamide, Taxol [ACT], 62.5% for Fluorouracil, Epirubicin, Cyclophosphamide [FEC], 60.6% for Adriamycin, Cyclophosphamide [AC], and 50.7% for Taxotere, Cyclophosphamide or Carboplatin [TC]), while specificity was greater than 94% for all chemotherapy protocols.
Also, chemotherapy effective against sarcomas, such as Adriamycin, is typically avoided due to its cardiotoxic side effect profile [7].
[11] Published treatment guidelines for the management of KS in resource-limited settings include chemotherapy with the single drugs etoposide, thalidomide and vincristine, with two drugs, namely vincristine and bleomycin, and with three drugs, namely doxorubicin (Adriamycin), bleomycin and vinblastine sulphate.
Echocardiography was done to assess left ventricular function as all patients received Adriamycin based chemotherapy.
Wang et al., "Depletion of [gamma][delta] T cells exacerbates murine adriamycin nephropathy," Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, vol.