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The investigators hypothesize that the combination of eflornithine and sulindac will be
effective in reducing a three-year event rate of adenomas and second primary colorectal
cancers in patients previously treated for Stages 0 through III colon or rectal cancer.
The purpose of this study is to assess whether the combination of eflornithine 500 mg and
sulindac 150 mg (compared to corresponding placebos) has efficacy against colorectal lesions
with respect to high-grade dysplasia, adenomas with villous features, adenomas 1 cm or
greater, multiple adenomas, any adenomas >/= 0.3 cm, total advanced colorectal events, or
total colorectal events.
If you are confirmed eligible after full screening, you will be required to understand and sign the informed consent if you decide to enroll in the study. Once enrolled you may be asked to make scheduled visits over a period of time.
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