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Manufacturer Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
Disease Carcinoid syndrome
Indication Carcinoid syndrome diarrhea
Approval Status EMA approved (EU); FDA approved (USA)

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What is telotristat ethyl?

Xermelo (telotristat ethyl) is a tryptophan hydroxylase inhibitor indicated for adults with severe diarrhoea associated with a condition called carcinoid syndrome [1][2]. Carcinoid syndrome is a set of symptoms sometimes seen in people with carcinoid tumours, whose tumours release excess amounts of the hormone serotonin, resulting in diarrhea, flushing of the face and cramps [3][4]

Xermelo is used together with other medicines, called somatostatin analogues, when those medicines are not sufficient on their own to control the diarrhoea [3]. Telotristat inhibits enzymes needed for the production of serotonin and by reducing the production of serotonin it relieves the symptoms of the condition [3].

When will telotristat ethyl be available?

Xermelo (telotristat ethyl) was approved by the FDA on February 28, 2017 [4] and by the EMA on  September 18, 2017 [3]. We have already contacted our sourcing partners and we will offer this product on our website as soon as we are able to source it for our patients.

References
[1] Summary of Product Characteristics [FDA]: Xermelo (telotristat ethyl), Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Feb. 2017.
https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2017/208794s000lbl.pdf
[2] Summary of Product Characteristics [EMA]: Xermelo (telotristat ethyl), Ipsen Pharma, Oct. 2017.
http://www.ema.europa.eu/docs/en_GB/document_library/EPAR_-_Product_Information/human/003937/WC500237107.pdf
[3] EMA: Xermelo (telotristat ethyl). 20/10/2017, cited on 20/12/2107.
http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/medicines/human/medicines/003937/human_med_002168.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058001d124
[4] FDA News Release: FDA approves Xermelo for carcinoid syndrome diarrhea, 28/02/2017.
https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm544035.htm

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