Amifostine (Ethiofos) is a cytoprotective adjuvant used in cancer chemotherapy
and radiotherapy involving DNA-binding chemotherapeutic agents. It is marketed
(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 ...
Easy to read patient leaflet for amifostine. Includes indications, proper use,
special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
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 ...
Jul 20, 2015 ... Amifostine (Ethyol®) is an IV medication used in combination with chemotherapy
and radiation therapy to protect the kidneys and salivary ...
Amifostine Pretreatment for Protection Against. Cyclophosphamide-Induced and
Cisplatin-Induced. Toxicities: Results of a Randomized Control Trial in. Patients ...
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 ...
Amifostine (WR-2721) is a cytoprotective agent that protects a broad range of
normal tissues from the toxic effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy without ...
Oncologist. 2007 Jun;12(6):738-47. Amifostine: the first selective-target and
broad-spectrum radioprotector. Kouvaris JR(1), Kouloulias VE, Vlahos LJ.
Drug Metabol Drug Interact. 2000;16(4):237-79. Amifostine: mechanisms of
action underlying cytoprotection and chemoprevention. Grdina DJ(1), Kataoka Y,