Cytarabine and daunorubicin liposomal (Vyxeos)

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Mechanism of action

This drug is a liposomal formulation of Cytarabine (Ara-C) and Daunorubicin (Cerubidine) in a 5:1 molar ratio. [1][2][3]
Route: IV
Extravasation: no information

Disease for which it is used

History of changes in FDA indication

History of changes in EMA indication

  • 8/23/2018: Initial authorization

Patient Information

Also known as

  • Code name: CPX-351
  • Brand name: Vyxeos, Vyxeos liposomal

References