Zejula

Active Ingredient(s): Niraparib
FDA Approved: * March 27, 2017
Pharm Company: * TESARO INC
Category: Cancer

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Zejula Overview

Niraparib (originally MK-4827)[1] is an orally active[2] small molecule PARP inhibitor developed by Tesaro to treat ovarian cancer. On March 27, 2017 , the FDA approved it for the maintenance treatment of adult patients with recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer who are in complete or partial response to platinum-based chemotherapy.[3] It is an inhibitor of PARP1 and PARP2.[4] Niraparib was granted fast track designation and Tesaro submitted a new drug app...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Niraparib
  • Capsule: 100mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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