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Bleomycin (Blenoxane) Summary

Description: A complex of related glycopeptide antibiotics from Streptomyces verticillus consisting of bleomycin A2 and B2. It inhibits DNA metabolism and is used as an antineoplastic, especially for solid tumors.

Also Known As: Blenoxane; Almirall Brand of Bleomycin Sulfate; BLEO-cell; Bellon Brand of Bleomycin Sulfate; Blanoxan Show All >>

Networked: 6166 relevant articles (473 outcomes, 974 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Bleomycin is Relevant

  1. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis) : 67 outcomes 137 studies in 1077 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 66 outcomes 126 studies in 1146 results
  3. Hodgkin Disease (Hodgkin's Disease) : 49 outcomes 72 studies in 336 results
  4. Pulmonary Fibrosis (Hamman Rich Syndrome) : 47 outcomes 211 studies in 1069 results
  5. Lung Injury : 39 outcomes 66 studies in 464 results
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Drugs Related to Bleomycin

  1. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
  2. Vinblastine (Vinblastine Sulfate)
  3. Cisplatin (Platino)
  4. Vincristine (Oncovin)
  5. Etoposide (VP 16)
  6. Dacarbazine (DIC)
  7. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
  8. Prednisone (Sone)
  9. Procarbazine (Matulane)
  10. Methotrexate (Mexate)
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Therapies Related to Bleomycin

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy)
  3. Radiotherapy
  4. Injections
  5. Sclerotherapy
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