PEMNAT contains the Drug / Molecule Pemtrexed.
Pemnat is generic version of ALIMTA .
USAGE & DESCRIPTION :
PEMNAT has used for the treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSLC). It is also used for malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM), which is a cancer that affects the inside lining of the chest cavity and cannot be treated with surgery.
INTERNATIONAL BRAND NAME
SINGLE DOSE VIAL
100 MG & 500 MG
NATCO PHARMA LTD (INDIA)
CLINICAL APPLICATIONS :
It belongs to a class of medications called antifolate antineoplastic agents. It works by inhibiting enzymes used in purine and pyrimidine synthesis, thus inhibiting the formation of precursor purine and pyrimidine nucleotides, in turn prevents the formation of DNA and RNA, which are required for the growth and survival of both normal cells and cancer cells.
Store between 15-30°C.