Irinotecan

Category: Cancer



Irinotecan Overview

Irinotecan, sold under the brand name Camptosar among others, is a medication used to treat colon cancer, and small cell lung cancer.[1] For colon cancer it is used either alone or with fluorouracil.[1] For small cell lung cancer it is used with cisplatin.[1] It is given by slow injection into a vein.[1] 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:

Irinotecan
  • 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
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Irinotecan: (24 results)

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  • 0143-9583 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceuticals Corp
  • 0143-9701 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9702 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0703-4432 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 40 mg/2ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 0703-4434 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 100 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 16714-725 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Northstar Rxllc
  • 16714-726 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Northstar Rxllc
  • 23155-179 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 25021-214 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 25021-230 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 45963-614 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 47335-937 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 40 mg/2ml Intravenous Injection by Sun Pharma Global Fze
  • 47335-953 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 100 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Sun Pharma Global Fze
  • 50742-401 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 40 mg/2ml Intravenous Injection by Ingenus Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 50742-402 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 100 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Ingenus Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 53104-0151 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Cipla Limited
  • 57884-3001 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 40 mg/2ml Intravenous Injection by Jiangsu Hengrui Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • 57884-3002 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 100 mg/5ml Intravenous Injection by Jiangsu Hengrui Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • 59923-702 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Areva Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 60505-6128 Irinotecan Hydrochloride 20 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Apotex Corp.
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