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Mitoxantrone

In the US, Mitoxantrone (mitoxantrone systemic) is a member of the drug class antibiotics/antineoplastics and is used to treat Acute Nonlymphocytic Leukemia, Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Multiple Sclerosis, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and Prostate Cancer.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L01DB07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0065271-80-9

Chemical Formula

C22-H28-N4-O6

Molecular Weight

444

Therapeutic Category

Antineoplastic agent: Cytotoxic antibacterial (synthetic anthraquinone derivative)

Chemical Name

9,10-Antracenedione, 1,4-dihydroxy-5,8-bis[[2-[(2-hydroxyetyl)amino]etyl]amino]-

Foreign Names

  • Mitoxantronum (Latin)
  • Mitoxantron (German)
  • Mitoxantrone (French)
  • Mitoxantrona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Mitoxantrone (OS: BAN, DCIT, DCF)
  • Mitozantrone (IS)
  • Mitoxantrone Hydrochloride (OS: JAN, USAN, BANM)
  • CL 232315 (IS: Lederle)
  • DAD (IS)
  • Mitoyantrone Hydrochloride (IS)
  • Mitozantrone Hydrochloride (IS)
  • Mitoxantrone (chlorhydrate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Mitoxantrone Hydrochloride (PH: BP 2016, USP 38)
  • Mitoxantrone hydrochloride (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Mitoxantronhydrochlorid (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Mitoxantroni hydrochloridum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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