Camptosar OverviewIrinotecan, sold under the brand name Camptosar among others, is a medication used to treat colon cancer, and small cell lung cancer. For colon cancer it is used either alone or with fluorouracil. For small cell lung cancer it is used with cisplatin. It is given by slow injection into a vein. Common side effects include diarrhea, vomiting, bone marrow suppression, hair loss, shortness of breath, and fever.[1&a...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 100mg/5ml (20mg/ml), 20mg/ml, 300mg/15ml (20mg/ml), 40mg/2ml (20mg/ml)
- Injection, Liposomal: 43mg/10ml (4.3mg/ml)
- Vial: 43mg/10ml
NDC Database Records for Camptosar: (2 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0009-1111 Camptosar 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
- 0009-7529 Camptosar 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company