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  1. Leucovorin injection is used to prevent harmful effects of methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall; cancer chemotherapy medication) when methotrexate ... used to to treat certain types of cancer. Leucovorin injection is used to treat people who have ...
  2. Leucovorin is used to prevent harmful effects of methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall; cancer chemotherapy medication) when methotrexate is used to treat certain types of cancer. Leucovorin is also used to treat people who have ...
  3. ... growth. You also will be given the drug leucovorin with each trimetrexate treatment. Leucovorin replaces the same needed nutrient in normal cells. Pneumocystis bacteria and cancer cells cannot use leucovorin. Take leucovorin exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
  4. ... be the FOLFOX regimen (oxaliplatin, 5-FU, and leucovorin), 5-FU and leucovorin, CapeOx (capecitabine plus oxaliplatin) or capecitabine alone, based ... common regimens include FOLFOX (oxaliplatin, 5-FU, and leucovorin), 5-FU and leucovorin, or capecitabine alone. Your ...
  5. ... chemo for this stage include 5-FU and leucovorin (alone) or capecitabine, but other combinations may also ... for this stage. Either the FOLFOX (5-FU, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin) or CapeOx (capecitabine and oxaliplatin) regimens ...
  6. Colorectal Cancer From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... mid-1990s, the combination of 5-FU and leucovorin became standard adjuvant treatment for patients with stage ... The addition of oxaliplatin to 5-FU and leucovorin was later found to improve survival compared with ...
  7. List of Confused Drug Names (Institute for Safe Medication Practices) - PDF  
    ... flavox ATE Folex Foltx folic acid folinic acid (leucovorin calcium) folinic acid (leucovorin calcium) folic acid Foltx Folex fomepizole omeprazole Foradil ...
  8. ... 7. Chemo with either methotrexate (with or without leucovorin/folinic acid) or actinomycin-D is the recommended ... 7. Chemo with either methotrexate (with or without leucovorin) or actinomycin-D is the only treatment needed ...
  9. ... just two drugs, 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) and leucovorin. A third drug, irinotecan, was approved by the ... for use in combination with 5-FU and leucovorin in treating metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer that has ...
  10. Carcinoid Tumor: Frequently Asked Questions (Carcinoid Cancer Foundation)  
    ... least 6 months before results are seen. Finally, leucovorin and LOW dose 5FU with streptozotocin given at ... least 6 months before results are seen. Finally, leucovorin and LOW dose 5FU with streptozotocin given at ...
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