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Tipiracil

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0183204-74-2

Chemical Formula

C9-H11-Cl-N4-O2

Molecular Weight

242

Therapeutic Categories

Antineoplastic agent

Adjunct to antineoplastic therapy

Chemical Name

5-chloro-6-[(2-iminopyrrolidin-1-yl)methyl]pyrimidine-2,4-(1H,3H)-dione (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Tipiracilum (Latin)
  • Tipiracil (German)
  • Tipiracil (French)
  • Tipiracilo (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Lonsurf (Tipiracil and Trifluridine)
    Taiho Oncology, United States; Taiho Yakuhin, Japan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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