An anticancer drug that is a type of topoisomerase inhibitor. It is a camptothecin analog. Also called CPT 11.

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  • Irinotécan — Irinotecan Général Nom IUPAC [1,4’bipipéridine] 1’ carboxylate de (S) 4,11 diéthyl 3,4,12,14 tétrahydro 4 hydroxy 3,14 dioxo1H pyrano[3’,4’:6,7] indolizino[1,2 b]quinoléin 9 yle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • irinotecan — Fármaco antineoplásico derivado de la Camptotecina utilizado en el tratamiento del cáncer de colon y del cancer pulmonar de células pequeñas estructura química [véase] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos …   Diccionario médico

  • irinotecan — /ī rī nō tē kan/ noun A synthetic drug used to treat colon cancer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Irinotecan — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Irinotecan Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Irinotecan — Drugbox IUPAC name = ( S ) 4,11 diethyl 3,4,12,14 tetrahydro 4 hydroxy 3,14 dioxo1 H pyrano [3’,4’:6,7] indolizino [1,2 b] quinolin 9 yl [1,4’bipiperidine] 1’ carboxylate width = 240 CAS number=100286 90 6 ATC prefix=L01 ATC suffix=XX19… …   Wikipedia

  • Irinotecán — El irinotecán es un medicamento que se utiliza para el tratamiento del cáncer. Es un derivado de la camptotecina, sustancia que se obtiene del árbol Camptotheca acuminata, originario de China. Su indicación principal es el tratamiento del cáncer… …   Wikipedia Español

  • irinotecan — noun A particular drug used in chemotherapy. Syn: hydrochloride, HCl …   Wiktionary

  • irinotecan — n. see topoisomerase inhibitor …   Medical dictionary

  • irinotecan — n.; see topoisomerase inhibitor …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • irinotecan hydrochloride — iri·no·te·can hy·dro·chlo·ride (i″rĭ no teґkan) a DNA topoisomerase inhibitor derived from camptothecin, used as an antineoplastic in the treatment of colorectal carcinoma; administered by intravenous infusion …   Medical dictionary

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