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Descriptor English:   Suramin 
Descriptor Spanish:   Suramina 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Suramina 
Synonyms English:   Germanin
Hexasodium Salt Suramin
Monosodium Salt Suramin
Moranil
Naganin
Naganol
Naphuride
Salt Suramin, Hexasodium
Salt Suramin, Monosodium
Sodium, Suramin
Suramin Sodium
Suramin, Hexasodium Salt
Suramin, Monosodium Salt  
Tree Number:   D02.455.426.559.847.638.555.750
D02.886.645.600.080.050.650.750
D04.615.638.555.750
Definition English:   A polyanionic compound with an unknown mechanism of action. It is used parenterally in the treatment of African trypanosomiasis and it has been used clinically with diethylcarbamazine to kill the adult Onchocerca. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1992, p1643) It has also been shown to have potent antineoplastic properties. 
Pharmacological Action:   Antinematodal Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Trypanocidal Agents
 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification EC economics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   13879 
Unique Identifier:   D013498 

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