Pharm Company: * APP PHARMS
Category: Cancer

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Pemetrexed Overview

Pemetrexed, sold under the brand name Alimta among others, is a chemotherapy medication for the treatment of pleural mesothelioma and non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Contents 1 Medical use 1.1 Carboplatin 1.2 Supplementation 2 Side effects 3 Mechanism of action 4 History 5 Society and culture 5.1 Trade names 5.2 Cost 6 Research 7 References 8 External links Medical use In February 2004, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved pemetrexed for treatment of malignant...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 100mg, 100mg/1vile, 100mg/4ml(25mg/ml), 100mg/vial, 1g, 1g/40ml(25mg/ml), 25mg/ml, 500mg, 500mg/20ml(25mg/ml), 500mg/vial
  • Powder: 100mg/vial, 1g/vial, 1gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
  • Solution: 100mg/4ml (25 Mg/ml), 100mg/4ml (25mg/ml), 1gm/40ml (25mg/ml), 500mg/20ml (25mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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