This chemotherapy combination contains the drugs doxorubicin hydrochloride (Adriamycin), cyclophosphamide, and paclitaxel (taxol). Combinations usually work better than single drugs because different drugs kill cancer cells in different ways.
|A||= Doxorubicin Hydrochloride (Adriamycin)|
|T||= Paclitaxel (Taxol)|
Each of the drugs in this combination is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat cancer or conditions related to cancer.
Use in Cancer
AC-T is used to treat:
This combination may also be used with other drugs or treatments or to treat other types of cancer.
More About AC-T
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.