Bendamustine injection is used to treat chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL, cancer of white blood cells) and indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) in patients who have previously received other treatments.
It interferes with the growth of cancer cells, which are ultimately destroyed by the body. Bendamustine belongs to a group of cancer medicines also known as alkylating agents. Before you start treatment with bendamustine, you and your doctor should talk about the benefits this medicine will have as well as the risks of using it.
This medication is to be administered only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.
The product is available in the following dosing forms:
- Powder for Solution