FOLOTYN is used to treat a type of cancer called peripheral 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.
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.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ABOUT FOLOTYN
Tell your doctor about you medical conditions, including liver and kidney problems.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Some medicines may affect how FOLOTYN works, and FOLOTYN may affect how other medicines work. Especially tell your doctor if you take: sulfamethoxazole trimethoprim (Bactrim®, Septra®, Septra DS, Sulfatrim Pediatric, Sulfamethoprim, Sulfamethoprim-DS), non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), probenecid (Probalan, Col-Probenecid). Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure if your medicine is listed above. Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them and show it to your doctor or pharmacist each time you start a new medicine.
Please see patient information within the full Prescribing Information for FOLOTYN.