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Is Vincasar PFS the Same as Marqibo?

Vincristine, the active ingredient in Vincasar PFS, is also available as liposomal vincristine (Marqibo®). Liposomal vincristine is a form of vincristine that is contained in tiny particles of fat (liposomes). This changes the way the drug is processed in the body.
 
Liposomal vincristine stays in the body longer than Vincasar PFS and reaches higher levels inside tumors when compared to certain other cells, such as nerve cells. It is thought to be more effective than Vincasar PFS and to have fewer side effects. However, liposomal vincristine is not available in generic form.
 
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