Lonsurf

Active Ingredient(s): Trifluridine + Tipiracil
FDA Approved: * September 22, 2015
Pharm Company: * TAIHO ONCOLOGY INC
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Lonsurf Overview

Trifluridine/tipiracil (trade name Lonsurf) is a combination drug that is used as a third- or fourth-line treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer, after chemotherapy and targeted therapeutics have failed.[1] It is a combination of two active pharmaceutical ingredients: trifluridine, a nucleoside analog, and tipiracil, a thymidine phosphorylase inhibitor. Tipiracil prevents rapid metabolism of trifluridine, increasing the bioavailability of trifluridine.[2]...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Trifluridine + Tipiracil
  • Tablet: 15mg, 20mg, 6.14mg + 15mg, 8.19mg + 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Lonsurf: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 64842-1020 Lonsurf Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • 64842-1025 Lonsurf Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

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