This chemotherapy combination contains the drugs oxaliplatin, fluorouracil, and leucovorin calcium (folinic acid). Combinations usually work better than single drugs because different drugs kill cancer cells in different ways.
|F||= Leucovorin Calcium (Folinic Acid)|
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
OFF is used to treat:
- Pancreatic cancer that is advanced and has gotten worse after treatment with gemcitabine hydrochloride.
This combination may also be used with other drugs or treatments or to treat other types of cancer.
More About OFF
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.