Hyper-CVAD regimen for NHL and ALL: Part A: Cyclophosphamide, Vincristine, Doxorubicin, Dexamethasone. Contact Physician. HYPERCVAD Regimen. Cyclophosphamide-Vincristine-Doxorubicin- Dexamethasone-Methotrexate-Leucovorin-. Cytarabine. Disease Site. Modification of the hyper-CVAD regimen with anthracycline intensification did not improve outcome. Other modifications of the program could include.
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If you have a lot on your mind, you might find it useful to make a checklist. If you get any signs or feel unwell after you get home, contact the hospital straight away. This treatment can cause constipation. But if you have hyper-CVAD before a stem cell transplant, you usually only have two cycles of each schedule. Tell your nurse straight away if you have any stinging, pain, redness or swelling around the vein. Some people may have hot flushes, a feeling of having a blocked nose and a strange taste when cyclophosphamide is being given.
Protocpl 3 — you have two more drips of cytarabine. This is called palmar-plantar, or hand-foot syndrome. Contact a hypee straight away if you: Always tell your doctor, nurse or pharmacist about any side effects you have.
It means you are given more than one treatment of the same drug in a day. Drink plenty of fluids — at least two litres three and a half pints during the 24 hours after chemotherapy. Some people may need a drip to give them extra platelets. The majority of patients will experience a degree of pancytopeniaincluding anaemiathrombocytopeniaand leukopeniadue to the myelosuppressive effect of chemotherapy.
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This is called a blood transfusion. Hair loss is almost always temporary and your hair will hyepr grow back after treatment ends. Your skin may darken, but will return to its normal colour after you finish treatment. Your next cycle will be schedule A again. Isle of Man company number F.
The doctor numbs an area of skin over your spine with local anaesthetic. You take them for four days days 1 to 4. These cells fight infection.
Hyper-CVAD can cause a rash, which may be itchy.
If you are worried about gaining weight, talk to your doctor or nurse. After your treatment is over, most side effects start to improve.
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It is important to drink at least two litres three and a half pints potocol fluids each day to help protect your kidneys. You also start taking dexamethasone tablets for four days days 11 to Tell your doctor or nurse if you feel like this. Other medicines Some medicines can affect chemotherapy or be harmful when you are having it.
They run your drip infusion through a pump, which gives you the treatment over a set time: This vvad usually mild and goes back to normal after treatment. You may get a sore mouth or mouth ulcers. General information Cancer type search Submit.
Eye problems This treatment may make your eyes feel sore, red and itchy conjunctivitis. The chemotherapy drugs can be given through: Thank you to all those people who reviewed what you’re reading hyer have helped our information to develop. There are serious side effects and complications arising from the administration of the various agents, which require careful management in an appropriate health-care setting.
This can make you more likely to get a mouth infection.
Protoclo may feel drowsy, confused, dizzy or unsteady. It is best to read this information with our general information about chemotherapy and the type of cancer you have.
A variety of antiemetic drugs may be used, including granisetronondansetronmetoclopramide and cyclizine. Your doctor will prescribe eye drops to help prevent this.
Your nurse can talk to you about ways to cope with hair loss.