Timidin (Aethimidinum; list a) - antineoplastic. Applied for the treatment of ovarian cancer and bronchogenic cancer of the lungs. Enter timidin only intravenously to 0,006 g, previously dissolved in 20 ml izotoniceski solution of sodium chloride. Side effects: nausea, vomiting, noise in the ears, the deterioration of hearing, ataxia (see).
The release form: capsules containing 0,006 grams of atomidine.
Cm. also Antitumor agents.

Timidin - the anticancer drug; 2,4-diethylaniline-b-chloropyrimidine. With significant effect is used mainly for ovarian cancer. Injected intraperitoneally and. Lung cancer is sometimes gives symptomatic, less objective effect. Give dose of 6 mg a day; in the case of radiation (3000-2500), medication overturned. Side-effects - tinnitus and the hearing impaired (sometimes persistent) - limit application of atomidine. The course of treatment is 10-15 injection. Cm. also Antitumor agents.