NCI Drug Dictionary

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The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.

R-CHOP regimen
Patient Information
An immunochemotherapy regimen consisting of rituximab, cyclophosphamide, hydroxydaunorubicin hydrochloride (doxorubicin hydrochloride), vincristine (Oncovin) and prednisone used to treat both indolent and aggressive forms of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. (NCI Thesaurus)

Synonym:cyclophosphamide/doxorubicin/prednisone/rituximab/vincristine
R-CHOP
Rituxan/CHOP
rituximab/cyclophosphamide/doxorubicin/prednisone/vincristine
rituximab-cyclophosphamide-hydroxydaunorubicin-Oncovin-prednisone regimen
Abbreviation:CTX/DOX/MOAB IDEC-C2B8/PRED/VCR