Name

Idarubicin

Alternate Names

4-Demethoxydaunorubicin
Idamycin
Idamycin PFS
Idarubicin hydrochloride
IMI 30
IMI-30
SC-33428

Abbreviations

4-DMDR
IDA

Category

Chemotherapy

Subcategory

Antitumor antibiotic

NSC Number

256439

Primary Site

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)
Chronic myelogenous leukemia in blast crises
Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)

Histology

None

Remarks

An anthracycline antineoplastic agent. FDA approved uses on acute lymphocytic and non-lymphcytic leukemia.

Coding

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