Gimeracil/oteracil/tegafur/folinic acid

Drug Profile

Gimeracil/oteracil/tegafur/folinic acid

Alternative Names: Folinic acid/S-1; Gimeracil/oteracil potassium/tegafur/calcium folinate; Gimeracil/oteracil potassium/tegafur/folinic acid; Gimeracil/oteracil/tegafur/calcium folinate; Gimeracil/oteracil/tegafur/folinate; Gimeracil/oteracil/tegafur/leucovorin; S-1/folinic acid; TAS 118

Latest Information Update: 20 May 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Taiho Pharmaceutical
  • Class Antineoplastics; Chemoprotectants; Chemosensitisers; Formyltetrahydrofolates; Furans; Pyridines; Pyrimidinones; Small molecules; Triazines; Vitamins
  • Mechanism of Action Antimetabolites; DNA synthesis inhibitors; Thymidylate synthase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Gastric cancer; Pancreatic cancer
  • Phase I Solid tumours

Most Recent Events

  • 18 Nov 2016 Clinical trials in Gastric cancer (Adjuvant therapy, Neoadjuvant therapy, Late-stage disease) in Japan (PO) (UMIN000024688)
  • 14 Nov 2016 Taiho pharmaceuticals plans a trial for Gastric cancer (Adjuvant therapy, Neo-adjuvant therapy, Late-stage disease) in Japan (UMIN000024688)
  • 30 Sep 2016 Taiho Pharmaceutical initiates enrolment in a phase I trial for Solid tumours in Japan (JapicCTI-132379)
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