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Drug Name: Gimeracil [INN] View Structure
Description: A biochemical and pharmacological modulator of 5-FU.

NCI: A pyridine derivative with antitumor activity. Gimeracil enhances the antitumor activity of fluoropyrimidines by competitively and reversibly inhibiting the enzyme dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase causing decreased degradation of the fluoropyrimidines. (NCI Thesaurus) 


 
 
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