Name

ACID

Alternate names

None

Primary Site

None

Histology

None

Radiation

None

Remarks

None

Drugs for ACID

Name

Alternate Names

Actinomycin
Actinomycin AIV
Actinomycin C1
Actinomycin D
Actinomycin I1
Actinomycin IV
Actinomycindioic D-acid dilactone
Cosmegen
Dactino-mycin D
Meractinomycin
Oncostatin K

Abbreviations

ACD
ACT
ACT-D
ACTD
Acto-D
AD
Dact

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

NSC Number

003053
3053

Primary Site

Ewing's sarcoma
rhabdomyosarcoma
testicular cancer
Wilm's tumor

Histology

None

Remarks

FDA approved use on Ewing's sarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, gestational trophoblastic neoplasms, testicular carcinoma, Wilm's tumor (antitumor antibiotic)

Coding

This drug should be coded

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

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

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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
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