Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Campath

Descriptions


Alemtuzumab is a monoclonal antibody. It is used to treat a certain type of leukemia called B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (B-CLL). It is given to recently diagnosed patients and to patients whose disease has progressed despite treatment with other cancer medicines. Alemtuzumab interferes with the growth of leukemic cells, which are then destroyed by the body.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution