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A protracted continuous infusion of FU has the advantages of a different and milder toxicity, but there is the drawback of the need of a central venous system for infusion and the discomfort of carrying an infusion pump. Oral regimens using prodrugs of FU pharmacologically simulate continuous infusion and are under clinical evaluation. Furthermore, patients receiving therapy for late-stage disease prefer oral rather than IV chemotherapy (IVC) but are unwilling to accept a lower response rate or a shorter duration of response to their preferred choice of oral chemotherapy.

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