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Matulane (procarbazine hydrochloride) is a medication used in the treatment of Stage III and IV Hodgkin’s disease, a type of lymphoma.

Matulane is an antineoplastic agent that works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.

Matulane is typically used in combination with other anticancer drugs for the treatment of Hodgkin’s disease.

Use and Dosage

Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start taking procarbazine and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Take this medication as directed by your doctor, usually once or twice daily. It is usually taken for 2 weeks, then stopped for a time and repeated. This is called a treatment cycle. Do not chew or crush the capsules before swallowing. To reduce your risk of side effects, your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully.

The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, age, body size, and other medications you may be taking. Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time(s) each day.

To prevent a very serious high blood pressure reaction, you must follow a special diet recommended by your doctor or dietician to limit your intake of tyramine while you are taking this medicine. Avoid foods and beverages that are high in tyramine, including aged cheeses, dried/aged meats and sausages (such as salami, liverwurst), preserved fish (such as pickled herring), products that contain large amounts of yeast (such as bouillon cubes, powdered soup/gravy, homemade or sourdough bread), fermented foods (such as sauerkraut, kimchee), most soybean products (such as soy sauce, tofu), broad/fava beans, red wine, sherry, tap beers, and vermouth. Consult your doctor or dietician for more details and a complete list of other foods that contain tyramine that you should limit or avoid. See also the Side Effects section.

Do not stop taking this medication, even if you have nausea. If you vomit soon after taking a dose, contact your doctor right away for instructions.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Serious side effects include:

  • Watery diarrhea
  • Numbness, burning pain, or tingly feeling
  • Confusion, hallucinations, problems with vision or speech, or trouble with walking or daily activities
  • Feeling unsteady or loss of balance or coordination
  • Tremors or seizures
  • Cough, chest pain, or trouble breathing
  • Blisters or ulcers in your mouth, red or swollen gums, or trouble swallowing
  • Bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood, or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
  • Liver problems–loss of appetite, stomach pain (upper right side), tiredness, itching, dark urine, clay-colored stools, or jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes)
  • Low blood cell counts–fever, chills, easy bruising, unusual bleeding, pale skin, cold hands and feet, or feeling light-headed or short of breath

Common side effects of Matulane may include:

  • Low blood cell counts
  • Nausea or vomiting

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur


  • Before taking procarbazine, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
  • Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: bleeding/blood problems, current/recent/returning infection, kidney disease, liver disease, and radiation treatment.
  • This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis).
  • Avoid alcoholic drinks and products while taking this medication because severe stomach upset/cramps, nausea, vomiting, headache, and flushing may occur.
  • Avoid smoking while using this medication. Smoking increases the risk of developing lung cancer while using this drug. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
  • This medication may make you more sensitive to the sun. Limit your time in the sun. Avoid tanning booths and sunlamps. Use sunscreen and wear protective clothing when outdoors. Tell your doctor right away if you get sunburned or have skin blisters/redness.
  • Tell your healthcare professional that you are using procarbazine before having any immunizations/vaccinations. Avoid contact with people who have recently received live vaccines (such as flu vaccine inhaled through the nose).
  • To lower the chance of getting cut, bruised, or injured, use caution with sharp objects like razors and nail cutters, and avoid activities such as contact sports.
  • Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).
  • Children may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially shaking (tremors), loss of consciousness, or seizures.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. You should not become pregnant while using procarbazine. Procarbazine may harm an unborn baby. Ask about reliable forms of birth control while using this medication. If you become pregnant, talk to your doctor right away about the risks and benefits of this medication.
  • It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Because of the possible risk to the infant, breastfeeding while using this drug is not recommended. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Forms and Strengths

Matulane is available in the following forms and strengths:

  • Matulane Capsule:
    • 50 mg


What happens if I miss a dose?

Take the medicine as soon as you can but skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not take two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention.

Overdose symptoms may include vomiting, diarrhea, tremors, or feeling lightheaded.

What should I avoid while taking Matulane?

Do not drink alcohol. Unpleasant side effects could occur.

Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Tell your doctor at once if you develop signs of infection.

Do not receive a “live” vaccine while using Matulane. The vaccine may not work as well and may not fully protect you from disease. Live vaccines include measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), rotavirus, typhoid, yellow fever, varicella (chickenpox), zoster (shingles), and nasal flu (influenza) vaccine.



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