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Precursor of an alkylating nitrogen mustard antineoplastic and immunosuppressive agent that must be activated in the LIVER to form the active aldophosphamide. It has been used in the treatment of LYMPHOMA and LEUKEMIA. Its side effect, ALOPECIA, has been used for defleecing sheep. Cyclophosphamide may also cause sterility, birth defects, mutations, and cancer.

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Tree Number(s): D02.455.526.728.650.730.243, D02.705.672.500.243

MeSH Unique ID: D003520

Registry Number: 8N3DW7272P

Entry Terms:

  • Cytoxan
  • Endoxan
  • Neosar
  • Procytox
  • Sendoxan
  • Cyclophosphamide, (S)-Isomer
  • Cyclophosphamide, (R)-Isomer
  • NSC-26271
  • NSC26271
  • NSC 26271
  • B-518
  • B518
  • B 518
  • Cytophosphan
  • Cyclophosphamide Anhydrous
  • Cyclophosphane
  • Cytophosphane
  • Cyclophosphamide Monohydrate
  • (+,-)-2-(bis(2-Chloroethyl)amino)tetrahydro-2H-1,3,2-oxazaphosphorine 2-Oxide Monohydrate

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