Active Ingredient(s):Alectinib FDA Approved: * December 11, 2015 Pharm Company: *HOFFMAN-LA ROCHE Category:Cancer
Alectinib (INN, marketed as Alecensa) is an oral drug that blocks the activity of anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) and is used to treat non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It was developed by Chugai Pharmaceutical Co. Japan, which is part of the Hoffmann-La Roche group.
1 History, clinical trials, Approvals and medical uses
3 Side effects
5.1 Mechanism of action
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.