Coronary artery spasm induced by capecitabine.


Capecitabine is a new chemotherapeutic agent considered highly specific for sensitive tumour cells, which convert the drug to 5-fluorouracil. Capecitabine is administered on an ambulatory basis for the treatment of metastatic breast and colorectal cancer, and both general practitioners and specialists are likely to deal with patients treated with this drug… (More)