NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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R-EPOCH regimen
(... REH-jih-men)
An abbreviation for a chemotherapy combination used to treat certain types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. It includes the drugs rituximab, etoposide phosphate, prednisone, vincristine sulfate (Oncovin), cyclophosphamide, and doxorubicin hydrochloride (hydroxydaunorubicin). Also called EPOCH-R, EPOCH-R regimen, and R-EPOCH.