NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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Varubi
(vuh-ROO-bee)
A drug used with other drugs to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. Varubi blocks the action of chemicals in the central nervous system (CNS) that may trigger nausea and vomiting. It is a type of antiemetic. Also called rolapitant hydrochloride.