ABDIC

Name
ABDIC
Alternate names
None
Primary Site
None
Histology
None
Radiation
None
Remarks
None
Drugs for ABDIC
Name
Alternate Names
Deticene
Detimedac
Dimethyl-triazeno-imidazole-carboxamide
DTIC-Dome
Fauldetic
Imidazole carboxamide
WR-139007
Abbreviations
DIC
DTIC
ICDT
ICT
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Antimetabolite
Nonclassic alkylating agent
NSC Number
45388
045388
Primary Site
Hodgkin's disease
Neuroblastoma
Soft tissue sarcomas
Histology
None
Remarks
FDA approved on Hodgkin's lymphoma, and metastatic melanoma.
Coding
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Name
Alternate Names
Belustine (nitrosourea)
CeeNu
Chloroethylcyclohexylnitrosourea
ICIG 1109
RB1509
WR-139017
Abbreviations
CCNU
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
NSC Number
079037
79037
Primary Site
Brain tumors: primary or metastatic
Hodgkin lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Histology
None
Remarks
Cell-cycle nonspecific antineoplastic agent;alkylating agent. FDA approved uses in brain tumor and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Coding
This drug should be coded
Name
Alternate Names
14-hydroxy-daunomycin
Adri-blastina (Italy)
Adriamycin
Adriamycin-TM
Caelyx
FT-106
Hydroxydaunomycin
Myocet
Pegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin Hcl
Rubex
S-DOX
Stealth(R) Liposomal Doxorubicin
Abbreviations
ADM
ADR
ADRI
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
NSC Number
123127
Primary Site
multiple myeloma
ovarian
pancreatic
Histology
None
Remarks
Phase II liver, pancreatic, Phase III MM, prostate Doxorubicin hydrochloride encapsulated in liposomes formulated with methoxypolyethylene glycol (MPEG). FDA approved use on bladder cancer, breast cancer, gastric cancer, leukemia, small cell lung cancer, lymphoma, neuroblastoma, ovarian cancer, sarcoma, thyroid cancer, Wilm's tumor. ALZA Corp, NeoPharm, Pharmacia, Schering-Plough, Sequus. Antitumor antibiotic
Coding
This drug should be coded
Name
Alternate Names
Alti-Prednisone
Alto-Pred
Ancortone
Apo-Prednisone
Colisone
Cortan
Dacortin
Delta-Dome#
Deltasone
Deltra
Fernisone Buffered
Keysone
Liquid Pred
Meticorten
Novo-Prednisone
Orasone
Panasol
Paracort#
Prednicen M
SK-Prednisone
Sterapred DS
Ultracorten
Winpred
Abbreviations
PDN
PRD
PRED
Category
Hormones and hormonal mechanisms
Subcategory
NSC Number
10023
010023
Primary Site
Prednisone is used to treat multiple sites and histologies
Histology
None
Remarks
A synthetic corticosteroid and an analogue of cortisol (glucocorticoid).

Prednisone may be coded as treatment (hormonal) for all sties and histologies. It is most often used as part of a drug regimen.

Do not code Prednisone when it is given to treat symptoms. In most cases when Prednisone is given by itself and not as part of a drug regimen, it does not affect the cancer and would not be coded as treatment."
Coding
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Name
Alternate Names
Blenoxane
Bleo
Bleo-Cell
Bleo-S
Bleomycin for Injection
Bleomycin sulfate
Oil Bleo
Abbreviations
BLE
BLEO
BLM
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Antitumor antibiotic
NSC Number
125066
Primary Site
Squamous cell cancers
Histology
None
Remarks
Phase III melanoma Anti-tumor antibiotic; Genetronics. FDA approved uses on squamous cell cervical cancer, head & neck cancer, Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, nasopharyngeal cancer, carcinoma, and testicular cancer.
Coding
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