Description and Brand Names

US Brand Name

  1. Cyramza

Descriptions


Ramucirumab injection is used alone or together with paclitaxel to treat advanced stomach or gastroesophageal junction cancer (cancer that has already spread) after a patient has received other cancer medicines.

Ramucirumab injection is also used in combination with docetaxel to treat metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (cancer that has already spread) in patients who have received other cancer medicines.

Ramucirumab injection is also used in combination with folinic acid, 5-fluorouracil, and irinotecan (FOLFIRI) to treat metastatic colorectal cancer (cancer that has already spread) in patients who have received other cancer medicines.

Ramucirumab injection is also used to treat a type of liver cancer called hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients who have received other medicines (eg, sorafenib).

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

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