Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) is an antibody pharmaceutical. Brentuximab vedotin was first approved as Adcetris on 2011-08-19. It is used to treat hodgkin disease and large-cell lymphoma immunoblastic in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat hodgkin disease and non-hodgkin lymphoma. The pharmaceutical is active against tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily member 8.
|Common Name||Brentuximab vedotin|
|Indication||hodgkin disease, large-cell lymphoma immunoblastic, non-hodgkin lymphoma|
|Drug Class||Synthetic analogs of the dolastatin series; monoclonal antibodies: chimeric, tumors as target|