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Title: Pipobroman  
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Subject: Organobromides, Chemotherapy, Cell-cycle nonspecific antineoplastic agents, Hazardous drugs, Thiopurine
Collection: Alkylating Antineoplastic Agents, Amides, Organobromides, Piperazines
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
3-bromo-1-[4-(3-bromopropanoyl) piperazin-1-yl]-propan-1-one
Clinical data
Trade names Vercite, Vercyte
CAS Registry Number  Y
ATC code L01
PubChem CID:
DrugBank  Y
ChemSpider  Y
Chemical data
Formula C10H16Br2N2O2
Molecular mass 356.054 g/mol

Pipobroman (trade names Vercite, Vercyte) is an anti-cancer drug that probably acts as an alkylating agent.[1] It is marketed by Abbott Laboratories.[2]


  1. ^ Passamonti, F.; Lazzarino, M. (2003). "Treatment of Polycythemia Vera and Essential Thrombocythemia: The Role of Pipobroman". Leukemia & Lymphoma 44 (9): 1483–1488.  
  2. ^ Pipobroman

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