Daunorubicin

In the US, Daunorubicin (daunorubicin systemic) is a member of the drug class antibiotics/antineoplastics and is used to treat Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Acute Nonlymphocytic Leukemia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01DB02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0020830-81-3

Chemical Formula

C27-H29-N-O10

Molecular Weight

527

Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic agent: Cytotoxic antibacterial from the group of anthracyclines

Chemical Names

(1S,3S)-3-Acetyl-1,2,3,4,6,11-hexahydro-3,5,12-trihydroxy-10-methyloxy-6,11-dioxo-naphtacen-1-yl 3-amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-α-L-lyxo-hexopyranoside (BAN)

(1S,3S)-3-Acetyl-1,2,3,4,6,11-hexahydro-3,5,12-trihydroxy-10-methyloxy-6,11-dioxo-naphtacenyl 3-amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-α-L-lyxo-hexopyranoside (WHO)

(1S,3S)-3-Acetyl-3,5,12-trihydroxy-10-methyloxy-6,11-dioxo--1,2,3,4,6,11-hexahydrotetracen-1-yl 3-amino-2,3,6-tridesoxy-α-L-lyxo-hexopyranoside (IUPAC)

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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