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Title: Nimorazole  
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Subject: Cyanoketone, Epitiostanol, 5α-Androstane-3β,17β-diol, Metyrapone, 20α,22R-Dihydroxycholesterol
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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Clinical data
Legal status
CAS number
ATC code P01 QP51
Chemical data
Formula C9H14N4O3 
Mol. mass 226.23 g/mol

Nimorazole (INN) is a nitroimidazole anti-infective.[1] It is also being investigated for the treatment of head and neck cancer.[2][3]


  1. ^ Roy, R. B.; Laird, S. M.; Heasman, L. (1975). "Treatment of trichomoniasis in the female. A comparison of metronidazole and nimorazole". The British Journal of Venereal Diseases 51 (4): 281–284.  
  2. ^ Henk, J. M.; Bishop, K.; Shepherd, S. F. (2003). "Treatment of head and neck cancer with CHART and nimorazole: Phase II study". Radiotherapy and Oncology 66 (1): 65–70.  
  3. ^ NCT01507467 IAEA-HypoX. Accelerated Radiotherapy With or Without Nimorazole in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck

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