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.
- anlotinib hydrochloride
The hydrochloride salt form of anlotinib, a receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) inhibitor with potential antineoplastic and anti-angiogenic activities. Upon administration, anlotininib targets multiple RTKs, including vascular endothelial growth factor receptor type 2 (VEGFR2) and type 3 (VEGFR3). This agent may both inhibit angiogenesis and halt tumor cell growth. Check for active clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonym: 1-((4-((4-fluoro-2-methyl-1H-indol-5-yl)oxy)-6-methoxy-7-quinolyl)oxymethyl)cyclopropanamine, dihydrochloride Abbreviation: ALTN HCl Chemical structure: cyclopropanamine, 1-(((4-((4-fluoro-2-methyl-1H-indol-5-yl)oxy)-6-methoxy-7-quinolinyl)oxy)methyl)-, hydrochloride (1:2)