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Can you name the common Oncology Drugs from Lectures?

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Topoisomerase I Inhibitor
No attached drug or toxinMonoclonal Antibody
Shouldn't be used with Tamoxifen (SSRI)SSRI
Attached drug or toxin or radioactive materialMonoclonal Antibody
Non-steroidal, starts with 'B'Antiandrogen
Non-steroidal, starts with 'N'Antiandrogen
Used in colorectal cancerMonoclonal Antibody
(---) vaccine to prevent cancerCancer Vaccine
WBC chemical signalCytokine
SteroidalAromatase Inhibitor
Antibiotic + ChemotherapeuticAntibiotic
Pyrimidine antagonist, converted to FdUMP, causes alopeciaAntimetabolite
Used in early/localised breast cancerMonoclonal Antibody
Platinum compound, causes nephrotoxicityAlkylating Agent
Nitrosourea, causes fushign and oesophagitisAlkylating Agent
Blocks ribonucleoside reductaseOther Agent
Non-steroidal, starts with 'L'Aromatase Inhibitor
Inhibits microtubule disassemblyAntimitotic Agent
Immune-response-modifying agent, used for BCCsNucleoside Analogue
Steroidal, starts with 'C'Antiandrogen
SERM, less commonSERM
Taxane, associated with myalgia and alopeciaAntimitotic Agent
Promote RBC, WBC, platelet production
Non-steroidal, starts with 'A'Aromatase Inhibitor
Platinum compound, causes 'less nausea'Alkylating Agent
Nitrogen Mustard, causes haemorrhagic cystitisAlkylating Agent
SERM, more commonSERM
Vinca alkaloid, causes more myelosuppressionAntimitotic Agent
Binds competitively with oestrogen receptorsAntioestrogen
(---) vaccine to stimulate an immune responseCancer Vaccine
This class can lead to 'emasculation'/'feminisation' (no hyphen)
Vinca alkaloid, causes more neurotoxicityAntimitotic Agent
Three types (alpha, beta, gamma)Cytokine
Inhibits tubulin polymerisationAntimitotic Agent
Podophyllotoxin Derivativeaka Topoisomerase II Inhibitor
Comes in a pegylated lipsomal formAnthracycline
Taxane, associated with fluid retention and skin reactionsAntimitotic Agent
Binds to VEGFAngiogenesis Inhibitor
Non-steroidal, starts with 'F'Antiandrogen
Bind to and inhibit the enzyme aromatase
Folic acid antagonist, most commonAntimetabolite
Binds to VEGFRAngiogenesis Inhibitor
Purine antagonist, metabolised by xanthine oxidaseAntimetabolite
Competes with binding of ATP to the EGFR domain, used in lung cancerTyrosine Kinase Inhibitor
Reversibly inhibits EGFR, used in lung cancerTyrosine Kinase Inhibitor
Blocks the activation of tyrosine kinase by EGT and TGF-a, used in lunc cancerMonoclonal Antibody
GnRH antagonist

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