ADRIAMYCIN Injection is available in vials containing the active ingredient doxorubicin hydrochloride 50 mg/25 mL.
Doxorubicin hydrochloride is an orange-red, crystalline, hygroscopic powder that is soluble in water and slightly soluble in methanol.
Doxorubicin is a cytotoxic anthracycline antibiotic isolated from cultures of Streptomyces peucetius var. caesius.
Chemical name: (8S,10S)-10-[(3-Amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-α-L-lyxo-hexopranosyl)oxy]-6,8,11-trihydroxy-8-(hydroxyacetyl)-1-methoxy-7,8,9,10-tetrahydrotetracene-5,12-dione hydrochloride.
Molecular formula: C27H29NO11·HCl.
Molecular weight: 580.0.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Hydrochloric acid, Sodium chloride, Water for injections.