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Acridinyl Anisidide

Also known as: Amsacrine

Description

Amsidine is a sterile antitumour chemotherapeutic agent for intravenous infusion. Although not completely clarified, the mode of action of amsacrine is related to its property of binding the DNA through intercalation and external (electrostatic) forces.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
L01XX01
Amsacrine
L Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents → L01 Antineoplastic agents → L01X Other antineoplastic agents → L01XX Other antineoplastic agents

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

France

Netherlands

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
AMSIDINE Concentrate and solvent for solution for infusion
MPI, EU: SmPC
NL