EPIC

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Regimen

Etoposide 100 mg/m2 IV (I h infusion) Days 1-4
Prednisolone 100 mg/2 PO Days 1-5
Ifosfamide 1 g/m2 IV (15 min infusion) Days 1-5
(with mesna)
Carboplatin 240 mg/m2 IV (30 min infusion) Day 12
Repeat cycle every 4 weeks; aim for outpatient treatment

References

McBride NC et al. EPIC as an effective, low toxicity salvage therapy for patients with poor risk lymphoma prior to BEAM high dose chemotherapy and peripheral blood progenitor cell transplantation. Leuk Lymphoma 1999; 35:339