OVERVIEW & USAGE
Brand Name:- Keytruda
Generic Name:- Pembrolizumab
Strength :- 100mg/4ml
Dosage Form:- Injection
Packaging Size:- 1 vial
Manufacturer:- Merck sharp
Indications:- Head and neck cancer, lung cancer, skin cancer, gastric cancer
Storage:- Store in a cool and dry place
Keytruda injection (Pembrolizumab) is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. It is used with other types of medicine to cure certain types of cancers such as lung cancer, skin cancer, gastric cancer, and liver cancer. This medicine is used to treat a kind of lung cancer called non-small cell lung cancer. It is an immunotherapy that works with your immune system to fight cancer. Keytruda is often given when cancer has spread to other parts of the body and cannot be treated with chemotherapy or radiation therapy. Keytruda can cause side effects in different parts of your body.
Keytruda 100mg Injection (Pembrolizymab) Indications
- It is indicated for the treatment of patients with metastatic myeloma.
- It is indicated for the treatment of small-cell lung cancer
- It is indicated for the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with metastatic microsatellite instability-high(MSI-H).
- Keytruda, in combination with axitinib, is indicated for the first-line treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma RCC.