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Acronym: GVD

Most often associated with treatment of Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

(Gemzar ®)

Used for treating, Pancreas, Non-small cell lung, Bladder, Soft-tissue sarcoma, Metastatic breast, and Ovarian Cancers. Gemcitabine is given by infusion through a vein (intravenously, by IV).

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(Navelbine®)

Used to treat non-small cell lung cancer. Some healthcare providers may also give this drug for breast cancer, ovarian cancer, or Hodgkin's disease.

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(Adriamycin ®, Rubex)

Cancers treated with Doxorubicin include: bladder, breast, head and neck, leukemia (some types), liver, lung, lymphomas, mesothelioma, multiple myeloma, neuroblastoma, ovary, pancreas, prostate, sarcomas, stomach, testis (germ cell), thyroid, uterus.

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