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Possible Interaction: Fluorouracil and Ginkgo Biloba Whole

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

These results suggest a good benefit-risk ratio of the combination of 5-FU and GBE 761 ONC in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.
Arzneimittel-Forschung  •  1999  |  View Paper
The addition of JAE to 5-fluorouracil augmented the suppression of experimental metastasis of the peritoneum.
The numbers of peritoneal nodules of more than 2 mm in diameter in mice treated with 5-fluorouracil and JAE were less than those in mice treated with 5-fluorouracil alone or JAE alone.
These results suggest that triterpenes, especially JAE , are effective supplements for enhancing the chemotherapeutic effect of 5-fluorouracil on esophageal cancer.
Triterpenes and JAE showed additive and synergistic cytotoxic effects, respectively, on esophageal squamous carcinoma cells (YES-2 cells) by combinational use of 5-fluorouracil.
International journal of cancer  •  2009  |  View Paper