nitrourea

nitrourea

[¦nī·trō·yu̇′rē·ə]
(organic chemistry)
NH2CONHNO2 Highly explosive white crystals, melting at 159°C; soluble in ether and alcohol, slightly soluble in water; used as a chemical intermediate.
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In case of a lack of response to the DTIC therapy, a cisplatin (or its analogues) combined with other cytostatic drugs (carboplatin, nitrourea, taxanes, vindesine, and vinblastine) may be effective.