Care During Chemotherapy and Beyond
Most often associated with treatment of Colorectal Cancer
Used for metastatic colon, rectal and breast cancer.
Capecitabine is an anti-cancer ("antineoplastic" or "cytotoxic") chemotherapy drug. Capecitabine is classified as an "antimetabolite."
(Camptosar®, Camptothecin-11, CPT-11)
Used for metastatic colon or rectal cancer
Irinotecan is an anti-cancer ("antineoplastic" or "cytotoxic") chemotherapy drug. This medication is classified as a "plant alkaloid" and "topoisomerase I inhibitor."
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