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DACTINOMYCIN

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A CYTOTOXIC antibiotic drug principally used for treating cancers such as acute LEUKAEMIA and LYMPHOMA in children. It is given intravenously and treatment normally takes place in hospital. The drug was previously known as actinomycin D. Side-effects are potentially serious.

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