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Cytarabine

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Synonym(s): Cytosine arabinoside


Introduction

Name

  • Cytarabine.

Class of drug

Uses

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Indications

  • Management of lymphoproliferative   Lymphoproliferative disease   and myeloproliferative disorders.
  • At low non-cytotoxic doses (10 mg/m2 SQ BID) used as a differentiating agent in myeloproliferative disorders.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed Papers

Other sources of information

  • Fischer D S, Knobf M T et al (2003) The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook. 6th edn. Mosby, USA. pp 93-96.
  • Based on Small Animal Formulary. Tennant B (1999) 3rd edn. BSAVA, UK.
  • Plumb D (1999) Veterinary Drug Handbook. 3rd Edn. Iowa State University Press.
  • Fraizier D L & Hahn K A (1995) Commonly Used Drugs. In: Cancer Chemotherapy A Veterinary Handbook. Eds: Hahn K A & Richardson R C. Williams & Wilkins, USA. pp 96-97.
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