Cytarabine

Name
Cytarabine
Alternate Names
AC-1075
Alexan
Ara-cytidine
Arabinocytidine
Arabinosylcytosine
Beta-Arabinosylcytosine
Cytarabin
Cytarabine
Cytarabinoside
Cytosar
Cytosar-U
Cytosine Arabinoside
Cytosine arabinoside hydrochloride
Spongocytidine HCL
Tarabine
Tarabine PFS
U-19920
U-19920A
WR-28453
Abbreviations
ara-C
CA
HDA
HDARA-C
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
NSC Number
063878
63878
Primary Site
ALL
AML
CML
head and neck
Hodgkin's disease
leukemia
Meningeal leukemia
NHL
Histology
None
Remarks
Antineoplastic agent; antimetabolite. FDA approved uses on Hodgkin's disease, leukemia; under investigation for Rx of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML)
Coding
This drug should be coded