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an antibiotic used as an anticancer drug

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17] Sivasanker et al used RECIST criteria for assessing the response in breast cancer comparing cyclophosphamide, Adriamycin and 5-fluorouracil [CAF] regime with Paclitaxel and Adriamycin and found it to be a simpler way for assessing tumour response following chemotherapy.
Adriamycin (doxorubicin hydrochloride, 99%, Solarbio, Beijing, China) was administered via a single intraperitoneal dose of 15 mg/kg in the ADM and ADM/Rg3 group.
The typical chemotherapeutic agents used are vincristine, dactinomycin, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, ifosamide and etoposide.
Dennis Slamon, of the University of California, Los Angeles, lead author of the study, said this suggested that Adriamycin, a type of drug called an anthracycline, was not necessary to treat the disease at all.
Results: Adriamycin produced evident cardiac damage revealed by; hemodynamic changes - decreased left ventricular developed pressure (p<0.
DeFelice found that combining carnitine with Adriamycin synergistically increases Adriamycin's kill capacity 10-fold
In most of the cases of breast cancer the prescribed chemotherapy regimen was six cycles of FAC (Fluorouracil + Adriamycin + Cyclophosphamide) administered every three weeks.
familiar as the weather--neutropenia, Adriamycin, Cytoxan,
Adriamycin stimulates low-affinity Ca2+ binding and lipid peroxidation but depresses myocardial function.
Drugs covered under Part B included Adriamycin (doxorubicin), Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel), Kytril (granisetron), Neulasta (pegfilgrastim), and Aloxi (palonosetron) in 2006.
Adriamycin, known to patients as the "red death" because of its color and toxicity, had brought days of vomiting and weakness.
Therapy included carboplatin, cyclophosphamide, etoposide, adriamycin, and vincristine, and, because of the chemotherapy's hematotoxicity, the patient required 22 transfusions of concentrated erythrocytes or platelets.
Electrocardiographic changes after adriamycin chemotherapy.
Eight months of intensive chemotherapy with Adriamycin, Cytoxin, Taxol, and Herceptin followed.
1989) mitochondrial damage is a major component of adriamycin cardiotoxicity, and rival oxidative and non-oxidative mechanisms for inactivation of the electron transport chain.