Zorubicin Hydrochloride

(USAN, rINNM)
Zorubicin Hydrochloride Chemical formula
Synonyms: Hidrocloruro de zorubicina; NSC-164011; RP-22050 (zorubicin); Zorubicine, Chlorhydrate de; Zorubicini Hydrochloridum. Benzoic acid (2Scis)-{1-[4-(3-amino-2,3,6-trideoxyαLlyxo-hexopyranosyloxy)-1,2,3,4,6,11-hexahydro-2,5,12-trihydroxy-7-methoxy-6,11-dioxonaphthacen-2-yl]ethylidene}hydrazide hydrochloride.
Cyrillic synonym: Зорубицина Гидрохлорид.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C34H35N3O10,HCl = 682.1.
CAS — 54083-22-6 (zorubicin); 36508-71-1 (zorubicin hydrochloride).
ATC — L01DB05.
ATC Vet — QL01DB05.

Profile

Zorubicin is an anthracycline antibiotic with antineoplastic actions similar to those of doxorubicin. It has been used as the hydrochloride in the treatment of acute leukaemias.
Published October 07, 2018.