semustine

semustine

 [sĕ-mus´tēn]
the methyl analog of lomustine, a cytotoxic alkylating agent used as an antineoplastic agent, primarily for treatment of brain tumors, colorectal carcinoma, gastric carcinoma, Hodgkin's disease, and malignant melanoma.

meth·yl-CCNU

(meth'il),
A nitrosourea antineoplastic agent resembling carmustine (BCNU) and lomustine (CCNU).
Synonym(s): semustine

semustine

Oncology An alkylating anticancer nitrosourea. See Alkylating agent.