Posted from: Monday, December 28, 2015 - 10:17 AM - Present

FDA Grants Genotech Accelerated Approval for Alecensa

December 14, 2015 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted Genotech accelerated approval for Alecensa (alectinib). Alecensa is indicated for the treatment of patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive, metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) who have progressed on, or are intolerant to, crizotinib (Xalkori –Pfizer). The recommended dose for Alecensa is 600mg, to be taken twice daily with food. Alecensa will be available through a limited network of specialty pharmacies.


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