Name

A-COP+

Alternate names

None

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Radiation

None

Remarks

None

Drugs for A-COP+

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

Amethopterin
Antifolan
CL-14377
Folex
Methotrexate Sodium
Mexate
Mexate AQ
Rheumatrex
WR-19039

Abbreviations

MTX

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Antimetabolite

NSC Number

740
000740

Primary Site

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
Gestational trophoblastic cancer
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Osteogenic sarcoma
Primary CNS lymphoma

Histology

None

Remarks

FDA approved uses on ALL, breast cancer, choriocarcinoma, head and neck cancer, lymphoma, and osteosarcoma.

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

Please see remarks for additional information

Name

Alternate Names

Asta B 518
B-518
Clafen Claphene
Cyclophosphamid
Cyclophosphan
Cyclophosphane
Cytophosphan
Cytoxan
Endoxan
Endoxana
Enduxan
Genoxal
Neosar
Procytox
Sendoxan
Tymtram
WR-138719

Abbreviations

CP
CPM
CTX
CTY
CYC
Cyclo
CYT
CYTOX
CYTX

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

NSC Number

026271
26271

Primary Site

multiple myeloma
neuroblastoma
retinoblastoma
soft tissue sarcoma
Wilm's tumor

Histology

None

Remarks

An effective antineoplastic agent and is used for a variety of cancers. FDA approved uses on breast cancer, ovarian carcinoma, leukemia, lymphomas, multiple myeloma, neuroblastma, retinoblastoma, soft tissue sarcoma, Wilm's tumor. Alkylating agent

Coding

This drug should be coded

Name

Alternate Names

A-Hydrocort
AA-HC Otic
Acticort
Aeroseb-HC
AK-Spore HC
Ala-Cort
Ala-Scalp HP
Alocort
Alphaderm
Anucort-HC
Anusol-HC
Barriere HC
Bio sone
Caldecort
Cetacort
Clobetasol cream
Colocort
Cort-Dome
Cort-Eze
Cort-Nib
Cortacet
Cortaid
Cortamed
Cortate
Cortef
Cortef Acetate
Cortenema
Corticaine
Corticreme
Cortifoam
Cortiment
Cortizone
Cortoderm
Cortril
Delacort
Dermacort
Dermaflex HC
Dermicort
Dermolate
Dermtex HC with Aloe
Doctient HC
Emo-Cort
Genaspor
Gynecort
Hemarrhoidal HC
Hemcort HC
Hemorrhoidal
Hemril HC
Hi-Cor
Hycort
Hyderm
Hydrocortisone Acetate
Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate
Hydrocortisone Valerate
Hydrocortone Acetate
Hydrocortone Phosphate
Hydromar
Hydrotex
Hytone
Kericort
Lacticare HC
Lanacort
Lifocort
Locoid
Massengill Medicated Soft Cloth Towelette
Maximum Strength Cortaid
Maximum Strength Hydrocortisone
Messengill Medicated soft Cloth Towelette
No More Itchies
Novo-Hydrocort
Nupercainal Hydrocortisone
Nutracort
Orabase HCA
Otisporin
Penecort
Preparation H
Prevex HC
Proctocort
Proctocream-HC
Proctozone-H
Recort Plus
Rectocort
Rectoid
S-T Cort
Sarna HC
Solu-Cortef
Synacort
Tega-Cort
Tegrin HC
Texacort
Topisone
Unicort
Vio-Hydrosone
VoSol HC Otic Solution
Westcort
Yeast-X Medicated Anti-Itch

Abbreviations

HC

Category

Hormones and hormonal mechanisms

Subcategory

NSC Number

010483
10483

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Remarks

A corticosteroid with both glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid activity. The name given to cortisol when used as a pharmaceutical, applied to both the natural hormone and the same substance produced synthetically; it has life-maintaining and blood pressure-sustaining properties and also has limited mineralocorticoid activity. The official preparation and its salts are used in the treatment of inflammations, allergies, pruritus, collagen diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus, some neoplasms, acute or chronic adrenocortical insufficiency, severe status asthmaticus, and shock.

Coding

This drug should be coded

Name

Alternate Names

Compound 37231
Leurocristine Sulfate
Oncovin
Vincasar
Vincasar PFS
Vincristine Sulfate
Vincrystine
Vinkristin

Abbreviations

LCR
VCR
VNCR

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Plant alkyloid--antimetabolite

NSC Number

067574
67574

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Remarks

Antineoplastic; vinca plant alkaloid; antimetabolite. FDA approved uses in ALL, Hodgkin's lymphoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, neuroblastoma, rhabomyosarcoma, and Wilm's tumor.

Coding

This drug should be coded
Glossary