Details of Aclarubicin Salt (Generic Drug)
Aclarubicin is an anthracycline agent, prescribed for acute non-lymphocytic leukaemia. It has a selective inhibitory effect on the synthesis of RNA in the cells. Aclarubicin comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a doctor into the vein. Necessary precautions should be taken in patients with history of liver or kidney impairment, radiation-induced heart attack, and use of radiotherapy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Monitor complete blood counts, liver function, uric acid level in blood regularly while taking Aclarubicin.
Presently, there are no interactions for Aclarubicin.
Mechanism of action
Aclarubicin is an anti-cancer drug that belongs to a class of medicines called as cytotoxic anthracycline antibiotics. It works by stopping or slowing down the growth of cancerous cells by inhibiting the enzyme topoisomerase II needed for cell division in the body.
Pregnancy Category : D