This combination contains the chemotherapy drugs mechlorethamine hydrochloride, doxorubicin hydrochloride, vinblastine sulfate, vincristine sulfate, bleomycin, and etoposide phosphate and the steroid hormone prednisone. Combinations usually work better than single drugs because different drugs kill cancer cells in different ways.
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
STANFORD V is used to treat:
This combination may also be used with other drugs or treatments or to treat other types of cancer.
More About STANFORD V
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.