Vincristine disposition in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Vincristine (VCR) has been widely used to treat childhood malignancies for over thirty years, but its plasma disposition has not yet been well-defined. Therefore, we conducted a pharmacokinetic study of VCR in 17 children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) receiving the first dose of VCR. A new high-performance liquid chromatographic assay was used for… (More)