Rubicin
Formulation
Each vial contains:
Doxorubicin hydrochloride 10 mg or 50 mg

Doxorubicin HCI

Rubicin®

Prescription Drug

Indication

Doxorubicin has been used successfully both as a single agent and also in combination with other cancer chemotherapeutic agents in a number of solid tumors and hematologic malignancies such as:

  • Acute lymphocytic-lymphoblastic leukemias
  • Acute myeloblastic leukemia
  • Wilm’s tumor
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Soft tissue sarcomas
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Breast carcinoma
  • Ovarian carcinoma
  • Thyroid carcinoma
  • Gastric carcinoma
  • Malignant lymphoma
  • Hodgkin’s disease
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Transitional cell bladder carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic carcinoma in which the small cell histologic type is the most responsive
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck

Doxorubicin has also shown antitumor activity in the following adult and pediatric malignancies:

  • Endometrial carcinoma
  • Primary hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Non-seminomatous carcinoma of the testis
  • Carcinoma of the prostate
  • Ewing’s sarcoma
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Chronic leukemias

Doxorubicin has also been used for the following:

  • As a component of adjuvant therapy in women with evidence of axillary lymph node involvement following resection of primary breast cancer
  • By instillation into the bladder for the topical treatment of superficial bladder tumors

Dosage and Administration

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