Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Adcetris

Descriptions


Brentuximab injection is used to treat Hodgkin lymphoma and systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma, which are blood cancers. It is given to patients who have received a bone marrow (autologous stem cell) transplant or other cancer treatments that did not work well. Brentuximab interferes with the growth of cancer cells, which are then destroyed by the body.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution