Active Ingredient(s):Trastuzumab FDA Approved: * September 25, 1998 Pharm Company: *GENENTECH Category:Cancer
Trastuzumab, sold under the brand name Herceptin among others, is a monoclonal antibody used to treat breast cancer and stomach cancer. It is specifically used for cancer that is HER2 receptor positive. It may be used by itself or together with other chemotherapy medication. Trastuzumab is given by slow injection into a vein and injection just under the skin.&am...
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Herceptin 150 mg/7.4ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution