About Olaparib:

  • Olaparib is the generic version of Lynzpara, a chemotherapy drug. 


Uses of Olaparib:

  • It acts against some prostate cancers, breast cancers and ovarian cancers which are caused due to a mutation in either BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes. 
How Does It Work?:
  • Olaparib is recommended for targeted therapy. 
  • It acts as Poly ARP ribose polymerase (PARP) inhibitor, a DNA repairing enzyme. 
  • In persons with BRCA1/2 mutations, the genes rely more on PARP to repair their DNA and continue dividing. 
  • Olaparib by inhibiting the function of PARP leads to hindering cancer growth.
Taking Medicine:
  • The medicine is taken orally as a whole twice a day.


  • The medicine must be taken under the direction and supervision of the healthcare provider. 
  • Do not overdose the medicine unless prescribed. 
  • Do not skip taking medicine. Regular consumption will lead to desired results. 
  • Take the medicine every day at a specific time to avoid skipping taking medicine. 
Possible Side Effects :
  • Nausea
  • Reduction in Haemoglobin
  • Anemia
  • Abdominal pain 
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite 
  • Muscle and joint pain
  • Occasional Leukemia 
  • Fatigue


Lynparza 50 mg Tablets


Olaparib 50 mg 

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56 Tablets


 Anti Cancer