Dactinomycin, Actinomycin D

Category: Cancer

Dactinomycin, Actinomycin D Overview

Dactinomycin, also known as actinomycin D, is the most significant member of actinomycines, which are a class of polypeptide antitumor antibiotics isolated from soil bacteria of the genus Streptomyces.[1] It is one of the older anticancer drugs, and has been used for many years. It is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system.[2] Contents 1 Medical use 2 Side effects 3 Mechanism 4 History 5 Research use 6 References 7 E...

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Dactinomycin, Actinomycin D
  • Injection: 0.5mg/vial, 500mcg
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