Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Lynparza

Descriptions


Olaparib is used to treat advanced ovarian cancer in patients who have received three or more cancer medicines. It is only used if the cancer cells have the germline BRCA mutations. Your doctor will use a special test to look for these mutations. Olaparib belongs to the group of medicines called antineoplastics (cancer medicines).

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule