Identification

Generic Name
NV-18
DrugBank Accession Number
DB05886
Background

NV-18 is a product of the Novogen diphenolic synthetic analogue program that is creating drugs with diverse activities against specific types of cancer. Like phenoxodiol, NV-18 is broadly effective in the laboratory against almost all human cancer types, but NV-18 is distinctive in showing particular potency against melanoma and cholangiocarcinoma (cancer of the gall bladder).

Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Synonyms
Not Available

Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in solid tumors.

Pharmacology
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Contraindications & Blackbox Warnings
Contraindications
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Pharmacodynamics

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Mechanism of action

Like phenoxodiol, NV-18, is able to overcome and reverse those resistance mechanisms, rendering cancer cells susceptible to standard anti-cancer drugs including those based on the taxane and platinum structures that are highly effective at killing cancer cells.

Absorption

Not Available

Volume of distribution

Not Available

Protein binding

Not Available

Metabolism
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Route of elimination

Not Available

Half-life

Not Available

Clearance

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Adverse Effects
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Toxicity

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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Not Available
Food Interactions
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Categories

Drug Categories
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Classification
Not classified
Affected organisms
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Chemical Identifiers

UNII
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CAS number
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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References

General References
Not Available
PubChem Substance
347910293

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
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Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
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Packagers
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Dosage Forms
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Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
Not Available
Predicted ADMET Features
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Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
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Drug created at November 18, 2007 18:28 / Updated at June 12, 2020 16:52