Mitomycin

In the US, Mitomycin (mitomycin systemic) is a member of the drug class antibiotics/antineoplastics and is used to treat Bladder Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer and Stomach Cancer.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01DC03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000050-07-7

Chemical Formula

C15-H18-N4-O5

Molecular Weight

334

Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic antibacterial

Chemical Names

[(1aS,8S,8aR,8bS)-6-amino-8a-methoxy-5-methyl-4,7-dioxo-1,1a,2,4,7,8,8a,8b-octahydroazirino[2',3':3,4]pyrrolo[1,2-a]indol-8-ylmethyl]carbamate (IUPAC)

6-Amino-1,1a,2,8,8a,8b-hexahydro-8-(hydroxymethyl)-8a-methoxy-5-methylazarino[2',3':3,4]pyrrolo(1,2-a)indole-4,7-dione carbamate (ester) (WHO)

Foreign Names

Generic Names

  • Mitomicina (OS: DCIT)
  • Mitomycin (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • Mitomycine (OS: DCF)
  • MIT-C (IS)
  • Mitomycin (PH: BP 2011, Ph. Eur. 7, USP 34)
  • Mitomycin C (PH: JP XV)
  • Mitomycine C (PH: Ph. Franç. X)
  • Mitomycinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
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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