CYRAMZA may help starve cancerous tumors
As an , CYRAMZA works differently from traditional chemotherapy—but can partner with your chemotherapy to fight colorectal cancer by acting on a source of your cancer’s growth.
CYRAMZA may work as a tumor-starving agent to attack your cancer. Tumors need nutrients to grow, which are mainly supplied through your blood vessels. CYRAMZA is thought to stop new blood vessels from forming, including those that feed your tumor. This may help starve the tumor of the nutrients it needs to keep growing.*
See below for how CYRAMZA is thought to work.