Bendeka Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 7th, 2015)
- Brand name: Bendeka
- Generic name: bendamustine hydrochloride
- Dosage form: Injection
- Company: Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Treatment for: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Bendeka (bendamustine hydrochloride) is an alkylating drug indicated for treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and patients with indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) that has progressed during or within six months of treatment with rituximab or a rituximab-containing regimen.Bendeka is a liquid, low-volume (50 mL) and short-time 10-minute infusion formulation of bendamustine.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Bendeka
|Dec 8, 2015||Teva Pharmaceuticals and Eagle Pharmaceuticals Announce FDA Approval of Bendeka (bendamustine hydrochloride) Injection|
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