Name

ACVBP

Alternate names

None

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Radiation

None

Remarks

None

Drugs for ACVBP

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

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

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

This drug should be coded

Name

Alternate Names

Compound 112531
Eldesine
Eldisine
Lilly 99094
LY-099094
Vincaleukoblastine
Vindesine sulfate

Abbreviations

DAVA
DVA

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Plant alkyloid

NSC Number

245467

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Remarks

Vindesine has activity in a wide variety of malignancies including colorectal, lung, breast, and esophageal carcinomas; it also has activity in lymphomas and leukemias, glioma, and melanoma. Neurotoxicity (dose-limiting and cumulative) and cross-resistance with vincristine have limited the usefulness of this agent. Although vindesine in combination with cisplatin is one of the most active regimens for non-small cell lung cancer.

Coding

This drug should be coded
Glossary