Alecensa Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 11th, 2015)
- Brand name: Alecensa
- Generic name: alectinib
- Dosage form: Capsules
- Company: Genentech, Inc.
- Treatment for: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Alecensa (alectinib) is an oral anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor for the treatment of people with ALK-positive, locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have progressed on or are intolerant to crizotinib.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Alecensa
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