Dactinomycin, Actinomycin D

Category: Cancer



Dactinomycin, Actinomycin D Overview

Dactinomycin, also known as actinomycin D, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat a number of types of cancer. This includes Wilms tumor, rhabdomyosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, trophoblastic neoplasm, testicular cancer, and certain types of ovarian cancer. It is given by injection into a vein.[1] Most people develop side effects. Common side effects include bone marrow suppression, vomiting, mouth ulcers, hair loss, liver problems, infections, and muscle pains. Other serious side effects incl...

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