Organothiophosphorus Compounds

Compounds containing carbon-phosphorus bonds in which the phosphorus component is also bonded to one or more sulfur atoms. Many of these compounds function as CHOLINERGIC AGENTS and as INSECTICIDES.
DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00772MalathionFor patients infected with Pediculus humanus capitis (head lice and their ova) of the scalp hair.
DB01057EchothiophateFor use in the treatment of subacute or chronic angle-closure glaucoma after iridectomy or where surgery is refused or contraindicated.
DB01143AmifostineFor reduction in the cumulative renal toxicity in patients with ovarian cancer (using cisplatin) and moderate to severe xerostomia in patients undergoing post-operative radiation treatment for head and neck cancer.
DB11390CoumaphosNot Available
DB11408FamphurNot Available
DB11412FenthionNot Available
DB11448PhosmetNot Available
DB12231TemefosNot Available