Author | Christophe Louvet, MD, PhD

Articles

Pemetrexed in Advanced Colorectal Cancer

November 02, 2004

Pemetrexed (Alimta) shows single-agent activity in advancedcolorectal cancer. In two phase II studies in which patients receivedpemetrexed at 600 mg/m2 or 500 mg/m2 as first-line treatment for metastaticdisease, objective response rates were 15.4% and 17.2%.