Ancotil 2.5 g/250 ml Solution for Infusion (2014)
Active ingredients: Flucytosine
Product Name and Form
Ancotil 2.5 g/250 ml Solution for Infusion.
Infusion bottles containing 2.5 g flucytosine Ph. Eur. in 250 ml isotonic sodium chloride solution.
Qualitative and Quantitative Composition
Flucytosine Ph. Eur. 2.5 g in 250 ml.
Flucytosine is a fluorinated pyrimidine derivative. It is an antimycotic agent exerting fungistatic and fungicidal activity by interfering with protein and DNA synthesis. Fluorodeoxyuridine interferes with the enzyme thymidylate synthase. Inhibition of thymidylate synthase subsequently causes disruption of DNA synthesis.
Sodium chloride Ph. Eur.
Hydrochloric acid 25%
Water for injections Ph. Eur.
Pack sizes and Marketing
250 ml neutral glass bottle (DIN 58363) with a teflon coated butyl rubber stopper. Bottles are in packs of 5.
Meda Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
27 February 2009