Teratogens

2017-07-29T20:22:10+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Agent Orange, N-Nitroso-N-methylurea, Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, Oxcarbazepine, Doxorubicin, Monster, Warfarin, Lisinopril, Dacarbazine, Cytisine, Thalidomide, Benzene, Mebendazole, Arsenic tribromide, Temozolomide, Aflatoxin B1, SB-236057, Phenytoin, Ethyl methanesulfonate, Mirex, Ethanol, Valproate, Cyclopamine, Jervine, Diethylstilbestrol, Endosulfan, Hexachlorophene flashcards Teratogens
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  • Agent Orange
    Agent Orange—or Herbicide Orange (HO)—is one of the herbicides and defoliants used by the U.
  • N-Nitroso-N-methylurea
    N-Nitroso-N-methylurea (NMU) is a highly reliable carcinogen, mutagen, and teratogen.
  • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) are a group of conditions that can occur in a person whose mother drank alcohol during pregnancy.
  • Oxcarbazepine
    Oxcarbazepine is an anticonvulsant drug primarily used in the treatment of epilepsy.
  • Doxorubicin
    Doxorubicin, sold under the trade names Adriamycin among others, is a medication used in cancer chemotherapy.
  • Monster
    A monster is any creature, usually found in legends or horror fiction, that is often hideous and may produce fear or physical harm by its appearance or its actions.
  • Warfarin
    Warfarin, also known by the brand names Coumadin among others, is an anticoagulant normally used to prevent the formation of blood clots in the blood vessels and their migration elsewhere in the body.
  • Lisinopril
    Lisinopril is a drug of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor class used primarily in treatment of high blood pressure, heart failure, and after heart attacks.
  • Dacarbazine
    Dacarbazine (brand names DTIC, DTIC-Dome; also known as DIC or imidazole carboxamide) is an antineoplastic chemotherapy drug used in the treatment of various cancers, among them malignant melanoma, Hodgkin's lymphoma, sarcoma, and islet cell carcinoma of the pancreas.
  • Cytisine
    Cytisine, also known as baptitoxine and sophorine, is an alkaloid that occurs naturally in several plant genera, such as Laburnum and Cytisus of the family Fabaceae.
  • Thalidomide
    Thalidomide sold under the brand names Immunoprin, among others, is an immunomodulatory drug and the prototype of the thalidomide class of drugs.
  • Benzene
    Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.
  • Mebendazole
    Mebendazole (MBZ) is a medication used to treat a number of parasitic worm infestations.
  • Arsenic tribromide
    Arsenic tribromide is the inorganic compound with the formula AsBr3.
  • Temozolomide
    Temozolomide (TMZ; brand names Temodar and Temodal and Temcad) is an oral chemotherapy drug.
  • Aflatoxin B1
    Aflatoxin B1 is an aflatoxin produced by Aspergillus flavus and A.
  • SB-236057
    SB-236057 is a compound which is a potent and selective inverse agonist for the serotonin receptor 5-HT1B, acting especially at 5-HT1B autoreceptors on nerve terminals.
  • Phenytoin
    Phenytoin, sold under the brand name Dilantin among others, is an anti-seizure medication.
  • Ethyl methanesulfonate
    Ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS) is a mutagenic, teratogenic, and possibly carcinogenic organic compound with formula C3H8SO3.
  • Mirex
    Mirex is an organochloride that was commercialized as an insecticide and later banned because of its impact on the environment.
  • Ethanol
    Ethanol /ˈɛθənɒl/ (EtOH), also commonly called alcohol, ethyl alcohol, and drinking alcohol, is the principal type of alcohol found in alcoholic beverages, produced by the fermentation of sugars by yeasts.
  • Valproate
    Valproate (VPA), and its valproic acid, sodium valproate, and divalproex sodium forms, are medications primarily used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder and to prevent migraine headaches.
  • Cyclopamine
    Cyclopamine (11-deoxojervine) is a naturally occurring chemical that belongs to the group of steroidal jerveratrum alkaloids.
  • Jervine
    Jervine is a steroidal alkaloid with molecular formula C27H39NO3 which is derived from the Veratrum plant genus.
  • Diethylstilbestrol
    Diethylstilbestrol (DES) (INN, USAN, BAN), also known formerly (and inappropriately) as stilboestrol (BAN), is a synthetic, non-steroidal estrogen of the stilbestrol group that was first synthesized in 1938.
  • Endosulfan
    Endosulfan is an off-patent organochlorine insecticide and acaricide that is being phased out globally.
  • Hexachlorophene
    Hexachlorophene, also known as Nabac, is an organochlorine compound that was once widely used as a disinfectant.