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Prednimustine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(11β)-11,17-dihydroxy-3,20-dioxopregna-1,4-dien-21-yl 4-{4-[bis(2-chloroethyl)amino]phenyl}butanoate
Identifiers
CAS number 29069-24-7
ATC code L01AA08
PubChem 34457
Chemical data
Formula C 35H45Cl2NO6  
Mol. mass 646.64 g/mol
Synonyms [2-[(8S,9S,10R,11S,13 S,14S,17R)-11,17-Dihydroxy-10,13-dimethyl-3-oxo-7,8,9,11,12,14,15,16-octahydro-6 H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-17-yl]-2-oxoethyl] 4-[4-[bis(2-chloroethyl)amino]phenyl]butanoate
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Prednimustine is a drug used in chemotherapy. It is the ester formed from two other drugs, prednisolone and chlorambucil.

It can be associated with myoclonus.[1]

References

  1. ^ Monnerat C, Gander M, Leyvraz S (January 1997). "A rare case of prednimustine-induced myoclonus". J. Natl. Cancer Inst. 89 (2): 173–4. PMID 8998190. http://jnci.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/pmidlookup?view=long&pmid=8998190.  
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