Who is SUTENT for?

Stages of GIST

Stages of GIST

There are 4 stages of GIST. To determine the cancer's stage, doctors use 4 pieces of information:

  • Where the tumor started
  • The size of the tumor
  • If and where the tumor has spread
  • The mitotic rate (how fast the cancer cells are growing and dividing)

For GIST that starts in the stomach or omentum (a layer of fatty tissue over the organs in the abdomen):

Advanced RCC Results

SUTENT results

SUTENT has been proven effective in the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC)

A clinical trial proved that SUTENT is more effective than IFNα, another approved treatment option for advanced RCC.

Stages of RCC

Stages of renal cell carcinoma

There are 4 stages of RCC. To determine the cancer’s stage, doctors will measure the tumor size. If you don’t know the size or stage of your tumor, ask your doctor.