Use in Cancer Treatment
Gilteritinib fumarate is to treat the following conditions:
Acute myeloid leukemia that has relapsed or is resistant to therapy (does not respond to treatment). It is specially for individuals with cancer that has a FLT3 gene mutation.
Gilteritinib fumarate is also under research for use in the treatment of various cancers.
Detailed scientific definition- Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary
A summary of key facts regarding this medication in layman’s terms, which may contain the following:
- Cautions about this medicine
- What is the use and how?
- Whom should you consult before taking it?
- What you should know about it before using it?
- Other drugs that might interact with it
- Possible negative effects
Drugs are frequently under research to see whether they can assist treat or prevent conditions other than those already prevalent. This patient information leaflet covers uses which have been under authorization. Much of the material, though, might also apply to authorized uses that are being investigated.