suramin sodium


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suramin sodium

(soo′ră-mĭn)
A urea derivative used to treat African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness), as well as a variety of human tumors, including renal cell carcinoma, prostate cancer, melanoma, and others.
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suramin sodium

A drug used in the treatment of TRYPANOSOMIASIS. The drug is on the WHO official list.
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