FOLFIRI + Bevacizumab

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Indication

Chemotherapy for stage IV (metastatic) cancer

  • Leucovorin 400 mg/m2 iv over 2 hrs before 5-FU d1
  • 5-FU 400 mg/m2 iv bolus d1, and then 2400 mg/m2 iv over 46 hrs
  • Irinotecan (Camptosar, CPT-11) 180 mg/m2 iv d1
  • Bevacizumab (Avastin) 5 mg/kg iv d1
  • Q2w

References

Fuchs C et al. Updated results of BICC-C study comparing first-line irinotecan/fluoropymidine combinations with or without celecoxib in mCRC: updated efficacy data. 2007 ASCO annual meeting. Abstract 4027