PortrazzaActive Ingredient(s): Necitumumab
FDA Approved: * November 24, 2015
Pharm Company: * ELI LILLY CO
Necitumumab (INN) is a recombinant human IgG1 monoclonal antibody used as an antineoplastic, which is manufactured by Eli Lilly. It binds to the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR). The US FDA approved necitumumab under the brand name Portrazza for use with gemcitabine and cisplatin in previously untreated metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). It was counterproductive in non-squamous non-sma... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.