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Amifostine suppository

radiaation therapy ## Manufacturing formula of Amifostine suppository & one of the article of this topic. ## Amifostine is a Cytoprotective Adjuvant used during chemotherapy and radiation treatments. It helps reduce the instances of Neutropenia related fever and infections. Side effects can include: nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. The chemical formula and additional drug information can be found here: Is there anything else I can help you with?

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Subcutaneous Amifostine

The article on amifostine says it can ONLY be administered intravenously but this is NOT TRUE. Subcutaneous injection of amifostine has been shown to have the same cyctoprotective effect in the presence of radiation with reduced severity of side effects. This is easily verified with a little Google searching. PLEASE CORRECT YUR ARTICLE.