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vinblastine

[vin′bla‚stēn]
(pharmacology)
C46H58O9N4 An alkaloid obtained from the periwinkle plant (Vinca rosea) and used, as the sulfate salt, as an antineoplastic drug.
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* VAB VI regimen: vinblastine, dactinomycin (Cosmegen[R]), bleomycin, cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan[R]), and cisplatin
Phase III trial of vinblastine verus vinblastine plus estramustine phosphate for metastatic hormone refractory prostate cancer (HRPC).
In our study, Cisplatin, Etoposide, Bleomycin, Cyclophosphamide, Doxorubicin, Vincristine, 5-Flourouracil, Epirubicin, Paclitaxel, Vinblastine, Dacarbazine, Carboplatin, Ifosfamide, Docetaxel, Oxaliplatin, were responsible for alopecia, as also in previous studies.
Loehrer, "Treatment of disseminated germ-cell tumors with cisplatin, bleomycin, and either vinblastine or etoposide," New England Journal of Medicine, vol.
Nivolumab was stopped, and he underwent surgical excision of the mandibular lesion followed with 6 cycles of vinblastine. The bone pain resolved, and three months later, his bone lesions remained stable without metabolic activity on follow-up PET CT imaging (Figure 2) without new lesions.
L-Canavanine (PubChem CID: 439202) (purity >98%) (L-CAV) was obtained from Sigma-Aldrich GmbH, Germany; vinblastine and paditaxel were purchased from Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany; 3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol-2-yl)-2,5-diphenyl-tetrazolium bromide (MTT [greater than or equal to] 98%), dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO), and foetal bovine serum (FBS) were from Sigma-Aldrich GmbH, Germany.
(1) Authors of recent articles have preferred a chemotherapeutic regimen based on vinblastine and prednisone.
For treatment, he was on ABVD (Adriamycin, Bleomycin, Vinblastine, and Dacarbazine) as a chemotherapy regimen.
International phase III trial assessing neoadjuvant cisplatin, methotrexate, and vinblastine chemotherapy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer: long-term results of the BA06 30894 trial.
Patients were randomized to receive two or four cycles of doxorubicin, bleomycin, vinblastine, and dacarbazine (ABVD), and some also received 20 or 30 Gy of involved-field radiation therapy.
According to them, these chemicals include vinblastine that stymies cell division, and has shown effectiveness in battling lymphomas.
Megan Armstrong had been receiving Vinblastine treatment for three years - the longest period of the treatment any child worldwide has endured.