Procarbazine

Epidemiology

  • Indications
    • Hodgkin’s Disease
    • Lymphoproliferative Disorders
    • Glioblastoma Multiforme

Pharmacology

  • Alkylating Agent: likely cytotoxic effect

Adverse Effects


Treatment

  • Withdraw drug -> resolves rapidly

References

  • Procarbazine-induced interstitial pneumonitis with a normal chest x-ray: a case report. Med Pediatr Oncol. 1986;14(4):238-41