Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Lonsurf

Descriptions


Trifluridine and tipiracil combination is used to treat metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon or rectum that has spread to other parts of the body) in patients who have received other cancer medicines (eg, fluoropyrimidine, oxaliplatin, irinotecan).

Trifluridine and tipiracil combination is also used to treat metastatic gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma (stomach cancer that has spread) that has been previously treated with at least 2 other cancer treatments (eg, fluoropyrimidine, irinotecan, HER2/neu-targeted therapy, platinum medicine, taxane medicine).

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet