Vinorelbine is cancer medication that interferes with the growth of cancer cells and slows their spread in the body. Vinorelbine is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer. Vinorelbine is sometimes used in combination with other cancer medications. Vinorelbine may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Vinorelbine is a semisynthetic drug derived from vinblastine. Vinorelbine works by not allowing the cancerous cells to reach the stage of mitosis which is the stage of division. Vinorelbine is used on its own or in combination with other drugs.