Zortress

Active Ingredient(s): Everolimus
FDA Approved: * April 20, 2010
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Cancer

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



Zortress Overview

Everolimus is a medication used as an immunosuppressant to prevent rejection of organ transplants and in the treatment of renal cell cancer and other tumours.[medical citation needed] Much research has also been conducted on everolimus and other mTOR inhibitors as targeted therapy for use in a number of cancers.[medical citation needed] It is the 40-O-(2-hydroxyethyl) derivative of sirolimus and works similarly to sirolimus as an inhibitor of mammalian target o...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Everolimus
  • Suspension: 2mg, 3mg, 5mg
  • Tablet: 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 0.75mg, 10mg, 1mg, 2.5mg, 5mg, 7.5mg
  • Tablet, For Suspension: 2mg, 3mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Zortress: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0078-0414 Zortress 0.5 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0415 Zortress 0.75 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0417 Zortress 0.25 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0422 Zortress 1 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Other drugs which contain Everolimus or a similar ingredient: (4 results)