II. Agents

  1. Folic Acid antagonist
    1. Methotrexate
  2. Purine antagonist
    1. Mercaptopurine (6-MP, Purinethol)
    2. Azathioprine (Imuran)
    3. Thioguanine (6-TG)
  3. Pyrimidine antagonist
    1. Fluorouracil (5-FU)
    2. Cytarabine (cytosine arabinoside, ara-C)
    3. Azacitidine (5-azacytidine)

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