... LIPOSOMAL DOXORUBICIN (Doxil®) is a type of cancer chemotherapy used for treating breast cancer, Kaposi''s sarcoma, ovarian cancer and other types of cancer. Doxorubicin interferes with the growth of rapidly growing cells, like cancer cells, and eventually causes cell death. Doxorubicin is used alone or in combination with other cancer chemotherapy agents. Liposomal doxorubicin is a special form of doxorubicin which may have less heart side effects than regular doxorubicin injections. Generic liposomal doxorubicin injections are not available. ...
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Doxorubicin Systematic (IUPAC) name (8S,10S)-10-(4-amino-5-hydroxy-6-methyl- tetrahydro-2H-pyran-2-yloxy) -6,8,11-trihydroxy-8-(2-hydroxyacetyl) -1-methoxy-7,8,9,10-tetrahydrotetracene -5,12-dione Identifiers CAS number 23214-92-8 ATC code L01DB01 PubChem 31703 DrugBank APRD00185 Chemical data Formula C27H29NO11  Mol. weight 543.52 g/mol Pharmacokinetic data Bioavailability 5% (oral) Metabolism To 13-hydroxyl doxorubicinol Half life  ? Excretion ...
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