This page contains brief information about avapritinib and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, research results, and ongoing clinical trials.
Use in Cancer
Avapritinib is approved to treat:
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) that cannot be removed by surgery or has metastasized (spread to other parts of the body). It is used in adults whose disease has certain mutations in the PDGFRA gene.
Avapritinib is also being studied in the treatment of other conditions and other types of cancer.
More About Avapritinib
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.
Research Results and Related Resources
Clinical Trials Accepting Patients
Find Clinical Trials for Avapritinib - Check for trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients.