This page contains brief information about the drug combination called FOLFIRINOX. The drugs in the combination are listed, and links to individual drug summaries are included.
|FOL||= Leucovorin Calcium (Folinic Acid)|
|IRIN||= Irinotecan Hydrochloride|
Each of the drugs in this combination is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat cancer or conditions related to cancer.
Use in Cancer
FOLFIRINOX is used to treat:
This combination may also be used with other drugs or treatments or to treat other types of cancer.
More About FOLFIRINOX
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.
Clinical Trial Results: Chemotherapy Regimen Extends Survival in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer Patients - Important clinical trial results for this drug, background information, and how the trial was done.