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any of various red antibiotics isolated from soil bacteria

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Cytotoxic agents like dactinomycin are known to be effective for Ewing's sarcoma and other cancers, but are limited by toxicity and often cause life-long complications.
Chemical name Trademarker Class Source Actinomycin-D Dactinomycin Non-alkaloid Streptomyces spp.
Bigmar intends to formulate and market a number of generic oncology drugs in IV bags, including, Fluorouracil, Doxorubicin, Methotrexate, Dacarbazine, Carboplatin, Aclarubicin, Ganciclovir, Azathioprine, Cyclophosphamide, Ifosfamide, Melphalan, Vincristinsulphate, Cisplatin, Amsakrine, Etoposide, Vinblastin and Dactinomycin.
The typical chemotherapeutic agents used are vincristine, dactinomycin, adriamycin, cyclophosphamide, ifosamide and etoposide.
combination chemotherapy (adriamycin, vinblastine, bleomycin, dactinomycin, vincristine, dacarbazine)