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procarbazine

 [pro-kahr´bah-zēn]
an antineoplastic agent used primarily in combination with mechlorethamine, vincristine, and prednisone in the regimen called MOPP for treatment of advanced Hodgkin's disease; it also has activity against non-Hodgkin's lymphomas and brain tumors.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

procarbazine

(prō-kär′bə-zēn)
n.
A potent antineoplastic drug, C12H19N3O, used in its hydrochloride form in combination with other drugs to treat advanced Hodgkin lymphoma.
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MOPP

A 4-drug chemotherapy regimen for stage-III Hodgkin lymphoma.
 
Adverse effects
Sterility, nausea, vomiting, immunosuppression, increased infections, myelosuppression, myelodysplasia, ANLL.
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procarbazine

Matulane® Oncology An alkylating therapeutic used as part of a multi-drug treatment for Hodgkin's disease Adverse effects BM suppression, N&V, neuropathy, confusion, swelling. See Hodgkins disease.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

procarbazine

An anticancer drug used especially in the treatment of LYMPHOMAS. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Natulan.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005