MatulaneActive Ingredient(s): Procarbazine
FDA Approved: * July 22, 1969
Pharm Company: * SIGMA TAU
Procarbazine is a chemotherapy medication used for the treatment of Hodgkin's lymphoma and brain cancers. For Hodgkin's it is often used together with chlormethine, vincristine, and prednisone while for brain cancers such as glioblastoma multiforme it is used with lomustine and vincristine. It is typically taken by mouth. Common side effect include low blood cell counts and vomiting. Other side effects include tiredne... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.