Nelarabine OverviewNelarabine is a chemotherapy drug used in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. It was previously known as 506U78. Nelarabine is a prodrug of arabinosylguanine nucleotide triphosphate (araGTP), a type of purine nucleoside analog, which causes inhibition of DNA synthesis and cytotoxicity. Pre-clinical studies suggest that T-cells are particularly sensitive to nelarabine. In October 2005, it was approved by the FDA for acute lymphoblastic leukemia and T-cell lymphoblastic ly...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 250mg/50ml (5mg/ml)
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