What is Epirubicin?

epirubicin is an anthracycline drog used in chemotheraphy. it is iused in cases with breast cancer, ovarian cancer, lung cancer and lymphomas who have undergone surgery to remove tumor.chemotherapy is started following surgery.

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I was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in 2012. Chemo meds Cyclophosphamide,Epirubicin, and Flourouracil, no Adriamycin. Is...

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Brief Answer:
no difference between Epirubicin and Adriamycin

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Choice of chemotherapy for breast cancer depends on many factors....

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local recurrence of breast cancer at right lateral axillary fold despite chemotherapy of 4 cycles with epirubicin and cyclophosphamide of a patient...

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Thanks for your query.
This seems to be a very aggressive and unusual case. There may be a...

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hi sir,
actually mother is getting chemotherapy for breast cancer . she has her first chemo with epirubicin and cyclophosphamide {150mg and 1000mg...

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Hi thank for contacting HCM....

Here as you have taken chemotherapy it can lead drug induce liver affection ...
So enzyme level can be high.......

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