Cis-Diaminedichloroplatinum

Cisplatin Platinum Ammine Chloride Trans-Diaminedichloroplatinum

Description

Cisplatin is an anorganic substance containing a heavy metal [cis-diamminedichloroplatinum(II)]. This substance inhibits the DNA synthesis by realising transverse connections within and between the DNA strings. The protein and RNA synthesis is inhibited to a lesser extent.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Cisplatin
L Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents → L01 Antineoplastic agents → L01X Other antineoplastic agents → L01XA Platinum compounds

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