Lonsurf (tipiracil / trifluridine) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Lonsurf (tipiracil / trifluridine):
trifluridine ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
Consumer information for this interaction is not currently available.
ADJUST DOSING INTERVAL: Administration of trifluridine-tipiracil with a standardized high-fat, high-calorie meal has been shown to decrease trifluridine peak plasma concentration (Cmax) as well as tipiracil Cmax and systemic exposure (AUC) by approximately 40% compared to administration in a fasting state in patients with cancer given a single 35 mg/m2 dose. No change in trifluridine AUC was observed.
MANAGEMENT: Based on the observed correlation between increases in the Cmax of trifluridine and decreases in neutrophil counts, trifluridine-tipiracil should be taken within one hour after completion of the morning and evening meals.
- "Product Information. Lonsurf (tipiracil-trifluridine)." Taiho Oncology, Inc., Princeton, NJ.
Lonsurf (tipiracil / trifluridine) drug Interactions
There are 164 drug interactions with Lonsurf (tipiracil / trifluridine)
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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