cardiotoxicity


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cardiotoxicity

A deleterious effect on the heart. See Cocaine cardiotoxicity.
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A toxicology report said that the primary cause of her death was cocaine cardiotoxicity. Mr Ellery concluded that Miss Francis' death was drug-related.
We believe one of the most important unique attributes of Annamycin is its lack of cardiotoxicity, since all currently approved anthracyclines are significantly cardiotoxic (potential to damage the heart).
Muna's MSc research thesis, titled 'The Role of p90 Ribosomal S6 Kinase and Autophagy in Sunitinib and Ponatinib-Induced Cardiotoxicity', investigated the cardiotoxic effects associated with ponatinib and sunitinib, small molecules tyrosine kinase inhibitors, used for various types of cancer.
Munas MSc research thesis entitled The Role of p90 Ribosomal S6 Kinase and Autophagy in Sunitinib and Ponatinib-Induced Cardiotoxicity investigated the cardiotoxic effects associated with ponatinib and sunitinib, small molecules tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs), used for various types of cancer.
[USA], May 4 (ANI): There is an urgent need to monitor the heart of cancer patients, as physicians are not revealing them about the cardiotoxicity risks of treatments and may not be fully aware of the dangers themselves, suggest researchers.
(6,7,9,10) However, [beta]-blockers have been reported to be an effective treatment of hydrocarbon-induced cardiotoxicity, including CH.
Their topics include naturally occurring matrix metalloproteinase inhibitors: a group of promising cardioprotective agents, natural products against drug-induced cardiotoxicity, the role of dietary supplements in cardiovascular disease, and the beneficial role of antioxidant molecules with therapeutic potential in cardiac disease.
Background: Cardiotoxicity is one of the most serious chronic complications of anthracyclines therapy.
The suite of services covers more than 50 analytical techniques including dermal and ocular toxicity, cytotoxicity, genotoxicity, carcinogenicity, phototoxicity, endocrine disruption, hepatotoxicity and cardiotoxicity. The new service offerings will be available under both R&D and Good Laboratory Practice (OECD, FDA Fhrt 58) study conditions.
The risk of adverse cardiac events in female cancer survivors during pregnancy is low unless there is a history of cardiotoxicity, according to Shiying Liu, MD, of the University of Toronto, and her associates.
16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The incidence of congestive heart failure (CHF) during pregnancy is 31 percent among women with a history of cardiotoxicity associated with cancer treatment, according to a study published in the Oct.
"In addition to a significant number of treatment failures, long-term side effects such as cardiotoxicity or treatment-associated cancers are the scourge of current chemotherapy for AML.

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