topotecan hydrochloride

topotecan hydrochloride
A drug used to treat certain types of ovarian cancer, lung cancer, and cervical cancer. Topotecan hydrochloride is a type of topoisomerase inhibitor. Also called topotecan and Hycamtin.

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  • topotecan hydrochloride — to·po·te·can hy·dro·chlo·ride (to″po teґkan) a cytotoxic topoisomerase inhibitor derived from camptothecin, acting by preventing the rejoining of DNA strands following breakage by DNA topoisomerase; this leads to double strand DNA breakage… …   Medical dictionary

  • Topotécan — Général Nom IUPAC (S) 10 [(diméthylamino)méthyl] 4 éthyl 4,9 dihydroxy 1H pyrano[3 ,4 :6,7]indolizino[1,2 b]quinoline 3,14(4H,12H) dione …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Topotecan — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Topotecan Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Topotecan — drugbox IUPAC name = ( S ) 10 [(dimethylamino)methyl] 4 ethyl 4,9 dihydroxy 1 H pyrano [3 ,4 :6,7] indolizino [1,2 b] quinoline 3,14(4 H ,12 H ) dione monohydrochloride CAS number = 123948 87 8 CAS supplemental = 119413 54 6 (hydrochloride) ATC… …   Wikipedia

  • topotecan — A drug used to treat certain types of ovarian cancer, lung cancer, and cervical cancer. Topotecan is a type of topoisomerase inhibitor. Also called topotecan hydrochloride and Hycamtin …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • topotecan — noun A particular drug used in chemotherapy. Syn: hydrochloride, HCl …   Wiktionary

  • Hycamtin — A drug used to treat certain types of ovarian cancer, lung cancer, and cervical cancer. Hycamtin is a type of topoisomerase inhibitor. Also called topotecan and topotecan hydrochloride …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Hycamtin — Hy·cam·tin (hi kamґtin) trademark for a preparation of topotecan hydrochloride …   Medical dictionary

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  • List of oncology-related terms — This is a list of terms related to oncology. The original source for this list was the U.S. National Cancer Institute s public domain Dictionary of Cancer Terms . NOTOC 1 * 10 propargyl 10 deazaaminopterin * 12 O tetradecanoylphorbol 13 acetate * …   Wikipedia

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