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Arranon Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved October 28th, 2005)
  • Brand name: Arranon
  • Generic name: nelarabine
  • Dosage form: Injection
  • Company: GlaxoSmithKline
  • Treatment for: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Lymphoma

Arranon (nelarabine) is a chemotherapy agent indicated for the treatment of adults and children with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) and T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma (T-LBL) whose disease has not responded to or has relapsed following treatment with at least two chemotherapy regimens.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Arranon

Oct 28, 2005Approval Arranon GlaxoSmithKline - Treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia and Lymphoblastic Lymphoma
Sep 29, 2005Arranon Cancer Drug Receives Advisory Committee Support
Sep 14, 2005FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Accelerated Approval of GlaxoSmithKline's Arranon (nelarabine) Injection

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