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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Valrubicina

Valrubicin (val-ROO-bih-SIN)
A drug used to treat bladder cancer that does not respond to BCG (Bacillus Calmette Guerin). It is an anthracycline and is a type of antitumor antibiotic. Also called AD 32.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.