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FOLOTYN is used to treat a type of cancerCancer
A term for a group of diseases in which abnormal cells divide without control and can invade nearby tissues.
called peripheral T-cell lymphomaPeripheral T-cell Lymphoma
One of a group of fast-growing non-Hodgkin's lymphomas that begins in the T cells. Also called mature T-cell lymphoma.
, more commonly known as PTCL. FOLOTYN is prescribed for PTCL that does not go away, gets worse, or comes back after other cancer treatment.

FOLOTYN is a chemotherapyChemotherapy
The treatment of cancer by drugs designed to kill cancer cells or stop them from growing.
approved by the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of relapsed or refractoryRefractory
A term used to describe cancer that does not respond to treatment. The cancer may be resistant at the beginning of treatment or it may become resistant during treatment.

  • Relapsed -- There was initial tumor shrinkage, but the cancer now resists chemotherapy and have grown again
  • Refractory -- Cancer cells did not respond to treatment

The indication for FOLOTYN is based on overall response rate. Clinical benefit such as improvement in progression-free survival or overall survival has not been demonstrated.

Please read the information on the website carefully. After you and your family have read it through, please talk with your healthcare team to see if FOLOTYN is the right treatment option for you. Every person is unique and only your team can provide answers that are right for you.

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