Amifostine is a cytoprotective adjuvant used in cancer chemotherapy and
radiotherapy involving DNA-binding chemotherapeutic agents. It is marketed by ...
Amifostine has been shown to specifically protect normal tissues from damage
caused by radiation and chemotherapy. An inactive prodrug, amifostine is ...
Easy to read patient leaflet for amifostine. Includes indications, proper use,
special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
Jul 20, 2015 ... Amifostine (Ethyol®) is an IV medication used in combination with chemotherapy
and radiation therapy to protect the kidneys and salivary ...
The aminothiol amifostine (Ethyol) is the subject of extensive research as a
protector. Several studies have demonstrated that amifostine protects normal
Jun 13, 2005 ... Amifostine. Amifostine Ethiofos. Amifostinum. Aminopropylaminoethyl
Thiophosphate. Apaetp. Ethiofos. Ethyol. Gammaphos. SAPEP. WR-1065 ...
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 ...
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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-induced and
cisplatin-induced toxicities: results of a randomized control trial in patients with ...