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Amifostine

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Amifostine is a cytoprotective adjuvant used in cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy involving DNA-binding chemotherapeutic agents. It is marketed by ...

Amifostine: The First Selective-Target and Broad-Spectrum ...

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Amifostine has been shown to specifically protect normal tissues from damage caused by radiation and chemotherapy. An inactive prodrug, amifostine is ...

Amifostine: Indications, Side Effects, Warnings - Drugs.com

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Easy to read patient leaflet for amifostine. Includes indications, proper use, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.

Amifostine (Ethyol®) | Oncolink - Cancer Resources

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Jul 20, 2015 ... Amifostine (Ethyol®) is an IV medication used in combination with chemotherapy and radiation therapy to protect the kidneys and salivary ...

The Role of Amifostine as a Radioprotector | Cancer Network

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The aminothiol amifostine (Ethyol) is the subject of extensive research as a protector. Several studies have demonstrated that amifostine protects normal tissues ...

DrugBank: Amifostine

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Jun 13, 2005 ... Amifostine. Amifostine Ethiofos. Amifostinum. Aminopropylaminoethyl Thiophosphate. Apaetp. Ethiofos. Ethyol. Gammaphos. SAPEP. WR-1065 ...

Amifostine Injection: MedlinePlus Drug Information

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Dec 15, 2012 ... Amifostine is used protect the kidneys from harmful effects of the chemotherapy drug cisplatin in patients that receive this medication for the ...

Amifostine: mechanisms of action underlying cytoprotection and ...

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Drug Metabol Drug Interact. 2000;16(4):237-79. Amifostine: mechanisms of action underlying cytoprotection and chemoprevention. Grdina DJ(1), Kataoka Y,  ...

Amifostine: the first selective-target and broad-spectrum radioprotector.

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Oncologist. 2007 Jun;12(6):738-47. Amifostine: the first selective-target and broad-spectrum radioprotector. Kouvaris JR(1), Kouloulias VE, Vlahos LJ.

Amifostine pretreatment for protection against cyclophosphamide ...

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Amifostine pretreatment for protection against cyclophosphamide-induced and cisplatin-induced toxicities: results of a randomized control trial in patients with ...

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Amifostine - Drug Information - Chemotherapy - Chemocare

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(am-i-FOS-teen). Trade Names:Ethyol®. Amifostine is the generic name for the trade name drug Ethyol. In some cases, health care professionals may use the ...

Amifostine in the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer: Intravenous ...

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Jan 10, 2011 ... Amifostine was formed by the addition of a phosphate group to the ... years, the subcutaneous (SC) route of amifostine administration has been ...

Ethyol, (amifostine) dosing, indications, interactions, adverse effects ...

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Medscape - Indication-specific dosing for Ethyol, (amifostine), frequency-based adverse effects, comprehensive interactions, contraindications, pregnancy ...