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cy·clo·phos·pha·mide

 (sī′klə-fŏs′fə-mīd′)
n.
A cytotoxic, immunosuppressive, antineoplastic drug, C7H15Cl2N2O2P, used in the treatment of Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas and various other forms of cancer, including multiple myeloma, breast cancer, and certain types of leukemia.
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cyclophosphamide

(ˌsaɪkləʊˈfɒsfəˌmaɪd)
n
(Pharmacology) an alkylating agent used in the treatment of leukaemia and lymphomas
[C20: from cyclo- + phosph(orus) + amide]
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cy·clo·phos·pha·mide

n. ciclofosfamida, droga antineoplástica usada también como inmunosupresor en trasplantes.
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cyclophosphamide

n ciclofosfamida
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[22.] Edenharder R, Frangart J, Hager M, Hofmann P, Rauscher R (1998) Protective effects of fruits and vegetables against in vivo clastogenicity of cyclosphosphamide or benzo[a]pyrene in mice.
Successful use of cyclosphosphamide and prednisone for initial treatment of pemphigus vulgaris.
Its established immunomodulatory, antioxidant, protective and other properties have shown it has a place in the management of diabetes mellitus, obstructive jaundice, cancers, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatic or splenic injury by infectious agents or drugs, cyclosphosphamide and anti-tuberculosis drug toxicity, chronic ear, nose, throat and other infections, and many other conditions.