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Azacitidine

Also known as: Azacytidine

Description

Azacitidine is believed to exert its antineoplastic effects by multiple mechanisms including cytotoxicity on abnormal haematopoietic cells in the bone marrow and hypomethylation of DNA.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
L01BC07
Azacitidine
L Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents → L01 Antineoplastic agents → L01B Antimetabolites → L01BC Pyrimidine analogues

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Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
VIDAZA Powder for suspension for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC