Ceritinib 150mg

  • Brand: Noxalk
  • Dose: 150mg
  • Composition: Ceritinib 
  • Pack: Pack of 30 capsule
  • Form: Capsule

Ceritinib 150mg

What is Ceritinib?

Ceritinib is a drug that is famously used for the treatment of lung cancer, specifically for non-small lung cancer. This drug can be bought and consumed only through a prescription from a doctor. This drug was developed by Novartis. Ceritinib received FDA approval for global use in the year 2014. Ceritinib was developed and produced for treating lung cancer that has a certain type of abnormal ALK gene. This drug comes from the Kinase Inhibitors drug class. Ceritinib shows its effect on the cancer cells by either slowing or stopping the further growth and spread of the cancer cells in the affected body.

What is Noxalk?

New Drug launched under brand name Noxalk Ceritinib 150mg Capsules India Noxalk (generic Ceritinib) is a 150 mg prescription drug. It is manufactured by Natco Pharma Limited in India. This drug interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the affected body of the patient. Noxalk is used for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer that is caused by a defect in a gene called ALK (anaplastic lymphoma kinase). The ALK is a type of cancer that affects the lungs. Noxalk is the brand name of Natco pharma.  Noxalk medicine contains generic Ceritinib. Generic Ceritinib is available in the form of Capsules. Each capsule contains 150 mg Ceritinib. One pack of Noxalk contains 90 Capsules. Till 2018, there were about 2.1 million cases of lung cancer in the world and an approximate 1.8 million deaths resulting from it. Even today, it stays as one of the most commonly diagnosed types of cancer in the world and has become a leading cause of death by cancer. This long list of stats belongs to lung cancer for the sole reason of failure to put up adequate tobacco control policies in countries all across the world.

How to Use Noxalk generic Ceritinib?

  • Ceritinib can be consumed through the mouth. The standard dosage includes 3 capsules daily, one with food.
  • The Noxalk Ceritinib capsule should only be taken after it is prescribed by the doctor. Take ceritinib exactly as prescribed by your doctor.

How does the Noxalk Capsule work?

As Noxalk is an anti-cancer prescription drug, it helps the affected body by suppressing or controlling the action of particular abnormal proteins. These proteins tend to cause the rapid multiplication of specific cancer cells in the body. Noxalk helps in stopping or slowing down this growth.

Price of Noxalk generic Ceritinib  in India

Noxalk tablet costs approximately US$350 to 390. However, people can get a discount on it. The discount depends on the supplier to the supplier. The Natco generic Ceritinib that is found in India is comparatively cheaper as compared to the price at which it is found internationally.