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Were you looking for information about Thioguanine? Thioguinine is a common misspelling of thioguanine.
 
Adults and children who have acute nonlymphocytic leukemia, more commonly called acute myeloid leukemia or acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), may receive chemotherapy treatment with thioguanine (Tabloid®). This prescription medication works to slow down the progression of the disease by interfering with how cancer cells grow and multiply.
 
This chemotherapy drug comes as tablets that are taken once or twice daily. Side effects are common and include infections, bleeding, and anemia.
 
(Click Thioguanine for more information about how this chemotherapy drug works and how it is taken, as well as important safety concerns. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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