NCI Drug Dictionary

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-EPOCH regimen
Patient Information
A regimen consisting of rituximab, followed by a continuous infusion of etoposide, vincristine and doxorubicin, given with prednisone and a bolus dose of cyclophosphamide, used for the treatment of aggressive forms of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including mantle cell lymphoma. (NCI Thesaurus)

Synonym:REPOCH regimen
rituximab/etoposide/prednisone/vincristine/cyclophosphamide/doxorubicin regimen
rituximab-EPOCH regimen
rituximab-etoposide-prednisone-Oncovin-cyclophosphamide-hydroxydaunorubicin regimen