Posted from: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 03:30 PM - Present

New Indications for Cyramza

November 5, 2014 – Cyramza® (ramucirumab — Lilly), originally FDA-approved in April 2014 as monotherapy to treat patients with certain stomach cancers, is used as second-line therapy for advanced or metastatic gastric cancer and gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma that have progressed despite or during chemotherapy with a platinum-based or fluoropyrimidine drug.  In early November, Cyramza received new indications for the same conditions, but in combination with paclitaxel, also a cancer drug.  

 

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