NCI Drug Dictionary
The NCI Drug Dictionary contains technical definitions and synonyms for drugs/agents used to treat patients with cancer or conditions related to cancer. Each drug entry includes links to check for clinical trials listed in NCI's List of Cancer Clinical Trials.
A synthetic organometallic compound containing the element germanium with possible antineoplastic activity. Spirogermanium exhibits significant toxicity, particularly neurotoxicity. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonym: Spirogermanium Compound Abbreviations: SPG
Code name: S 99 A Chemical structures: 2-[3-(dimethyl-amino)propyl]-8,8-diethyl-2-aza-8-germaspiro[4,5]decane