Scientific Name: Tipiracil
Brand Name: Lonsurf
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Tipiracil is a thymidine phosphorylase inhibitor. Its function prevents the breakdownof the active component of trifluridine, thus increasing the bioavailability of trifluridine and boosting its systemic presence.
Description of the Drug: Tipiracil is a thymidine phosphorylase inhibitor used as an adjunct treatment of adult patients with certain types of gastric or colorectal malignancies.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB09343