Herceptin FDA Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved September 25, 1998)
Brand name: Herceptin
Generic name: trastuzumab
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Genentech, Inc.
Treatment for: Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer
Herceptin (trastuzumab) is a HER2/neu receptor antagonist indicated for the treatment of HER2 overexpressing breast cancer and for the treatment of HER2-overexpressing metastatic gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma.
Development timeline for Herceptin
|Jun 3, 2023||Trial Shows Potential for Chemotherapy-free Treatment of HER2-positive Early Breast Cancer|
|Oct 20, 2010||Approval FDA Approves Herceptin For HER2-Positive Metastatic Stomach Cancer|
|Nov 16, 2006||Approval FDA Approves Herceptin for the Adjuvant Treatment of HER2-Positive Node-Positive Breast Cancer|
|Sep 25, 1998||Approval Herceptin: Biotechnology Breakthrough In Breast Cancer Wins FDA Approval|
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