Zevalin

Active Ingredient(s): Ibritumomab Tiuxetan
FDA Approved: * February 19, 2002
Pharm Company: * IDEC PHARMACEUTICALS CORP
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Zevalin Overview

Ibritumomab tiuxetan (pronounced /brtumomæb takstæn/[1]), sold under the trade name Zevalin, is a monoclonal antibody radioimmunotherapy treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The drug uses the monoclonal mouse IgG1 antibody ibritumomab in conjunction with the chelator tiuxetan, to which a radioactive isotope (either yttrium-90 or indium-111) is added. Tiuxetan is a modified version of DTPA whose carbon backbone contains an isothiocyanatobenzyl and a methyl group.&...

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I need to speak with people that did this treatment. ## My husband recently had this treatment -- I too had a hard time finding Zevalin patients. I'm happy to help with info - let me know. ## I had a zevlin treatment 12-16-09. Would like to find out if anyone has been experiancing joint pain since treatment. Has anyone had results yet?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ibritumomab Tiuxetan
  • Injection: 3.2mg/2ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Zevalin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 68152-103 Zevalin Kit by Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 72893-007 ZevalinZevalin Kit by Acrotech Biopharma LLC

Other drugs which contain Ibritumomab Tiuxetan or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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