What is the generic name of Alecensa?
Generic name of Alecensa is Alectinib.
Who is the manufacturer of Alecensa?
Alecensa is manufactured and marketed by Roche Ltd.
Is Alecensa approved by USA FDA?
Yes, Alecensa is approved by FDA. The product was approved in 2015.
What are the storage conditions of Alecensa?
ALECENSA tablets should be stored at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F). Do not store above 30°C (86°F). Store in the original container to protect from light and moisture.
How Alecensa is supplied?
Alecensa is supplied as pack of 224 capsules of 150mg each.
How does Alecensa work?
Alectinib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor that targets ALK and RET. In nonclinical studies, alectinib inhibited ALK phosphorylation and ALK-mediated activation of the downstream signaling proteins STAT3 and AKT, and decreased tumor cell viability in multiple cell lines harboring ALK fusions, amplifications, or activating mutations. The major active metabolite of alectinib, M4, showed similar in vitro potency and activity.
What is Alecensa used for?
ALECENSA is indicated for the treatment of patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive, 5 metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have progressed on or are intolerant to crizotinib.
How many brands of Alecensa are available in India?
Alecensa is an innovator medicine. There are no other generic brands available for Alectinib.
Is there any generic or bio similar available for Alecensa.
There are no generic or biosimilars brands available for Alecensa.
What is the price of Alecensa in India?
You can call or WhatsApp (+91) 9650877511 or send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to know the price.
Is it safe to buy Alecensa in India from local distributor?
It is always better to check the credential of the person / distributor before confirming.
As per the legal guidelines, only patients can import the product after getting proper Documentation.