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Irinotecan (Camptosar, Campto) is a drug used for the treatment of cancer. Irinotecan prevents DNA from unwinding by inhibition of topoisomerase 1. In chemical ...

Irinotecan - Drug Information - Chemocare


Drug type: Irinotecan is an anti-cancer ("antineoplastic" or "cytotoxic") chemotherapy drug. This medication is classified as a "plant alkaloid" and " topoisomerase I ...

Definition of irinotecan hydrochloride - NCI Drug Dictionary ...


irinotecan hydrochloride: Patient Information: The hydrochloride salt of a semisynthetic derivative of camptothecin, a cytotoxic, quinoline-based alkaloid ...

Irinotecan Hydrochloride - National Cancer Institute


Apr 20, 2007 ... This page contains brief information about irinotecan hydrochloride and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, ...

irinotecan intravenous : Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Pictures ...


Find patient medical information for irinotecan intravenous on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ...

Irinotecan medical facts from Drugs.com


Physician reviewed irinotecan patient information - includes irinotecan description, dosage and directions.

Irinotecan (Intravenous Route) Description and Brand Names ...


Dec 1, 2015 ... Irinotecan injection is given together with other medicines to treat patients with metastatic cancer (a cancer that has already spread) of the colon ...

DrugBank: Irinotecan


Irinotecan is an antineoplastic enzyme inhibitor primarily used in the treatment of colorectal cancer. It is a derivative of camptothecin that inhibits the action of ...

Camptosar (irinotecan) Drug Side Effects, Interactions, and ...


Drug information on Camptosar (irinotecan), includes drug pictures, side effects, drug interactions, directions for use, symptoms of overdose, and what to avoid.

Safety Information > Camptosar (irinotecan HCl) injection


Jan 15, 2015 ... Camptosar (irinotecan HCl) injection Drug Safety Labeling Changes December 2014, May 2010.

Irinotecan Highlights
IRINOTECAN (ir in oh TEE kan ) is a chemotherapy drug. It is used to treat colon and rectal cancer. More »
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Irinotecan (Campto) | Cancer Research UK


Feb 12, 2015 ... Read about the cancer treatment drug irinotecan, otherwise known as Campto, including what it is, how it works and possible side effects.

Irinotecan Injection: MedlinePlus Drug Information


Irinotecan injection must be given under the supervision of a doctor who is experienced in giving chemotherapy medications for cancer. You may experience the ...

Irinotecan (Camptosar®, CPT-11) | Oncolink - Cancer Resources


Jan 6, 2016 ... Irinotecan is a topoisomerase inhibitor used in combination with other medications to treat metastatic colon and rectal cancers.