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Systematic (IUPAC) name
CAS number 59917-39-4
ATC code L01CA03
PubChem 40839
DrugBank APRD00392
Chemical data
Formula C43H55N5O7 
Mol. mass 753.926 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
Protein binding 65-75%
Metabolism Hepatic (CYP3A4-mediated)
Half life 24 hours
Excretion Biliary and renal
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.


Legal status

Prescription only

Routes Intravenous

Vindesine is an anti-mitotic vinca alkaloid used in chemotherapy. It is used to treat many different types of cancer, including leukaemia, lymphoma, melanoma, breast cancer, and lung cancer.[1]

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