lapatinib ditosylate

A drug used with another anticancer drug to treat breast cancer that is HER2 positive and has advanced or metastasized (spread to other parts of the body) after treatment with other drugs. Lapatinib ditosylate is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. It is a type of ErbB-2 and EGFR dual tyrosine kinase inhibitor. Also called lapatinib, GW572016, and Tykerb.

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  • lapatinib ditosylate — noun A particular oral drug used in the treatment of cancer. Syn: lapatinib …   Wiktionary

  • Lapatinib — Nombre (IUPAC) sistemático …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lapatinib — NOTOC drugbox IUPAC name = N [3 chloro 4 [(3 fluorophenyl)methoxy] phenyl] 6 [5 [(2 methylsulfonylethylamino)methyl] 2 furyl] quinazolin 4 amine |3D structure of the Lapatinib molecule CAS number = 388082 78 8 ATC prefix = L01 ATC suffix = XE07… …   Wikipedia

  • lapatinib — A drug used with another anticancer drug to treat breast cancer that is HER2 positive and has advanced or metastasized (spread to other parts of the body) after treatment with other drugs. Lapatinib is also being studied in the treatment of other …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • lapatinib — noun A particular oral drug used to treat cancer. Syn: lapatinib ditosylate …   Wiktionary

  • Лапатиниб — …   Википедия

  • Tykerb — Лапатиниб Химическое соединение ИЮПАК …   Википедия

  • Tyverb — Лапатиниб Химическое соединение ИЮПАК …   Википедия

  • GW572016 — A drug used with another anticancer drug to treat breast cancer that is HER2 positive and has advanced or metastasized (spread to other parts of the body) after treatment with other drugs. GW572016 is also being studied in the treatment of other… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Tykerb — A drug used with another anticancer drug to treat breast cancer that is HER2 positive and has advanced or metastasized (spread to other parts of the body) after treatment with other drugs. Tykerb is also being studied in the treatment of other… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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