raltitrexed

(RAL-tih-TREK-sed)

An anticancer drug that stops tumor cells from growing by blocking the ability of cells to make DNA. It belongs to the family of drugs called thymidylate synthase inhibitors. Also called ICI D1694.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "raltitrexed"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "raltitrexed"

Medicamento contra el cáncer que impide que las células tumorales crezcan porque bloquea la capacidad de las células de producir ADN. Es un tipo de inhibidor de la sintasa de timidilato. También se llama ICI D1694.