What Imatinib ACTe is and what it is used for?
Imatinib ACTe is a medicine containing an active substance called Imatinib. This medicine works by inhibiting the growth of abnormal cells in the diseases listed below. These include some types of cancer.
Imatinib ACTe is a treatment for adults and children for:
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is a form of leukemia in which certain abnormal white cells (named lymphoblasts) start growing out of control. Imatinib ACTe inhibits the growth of these cells.
Imatinib ACTe is also a treatment for adults for:
In the rest of this leaflet, we will use the abbreviations when talking about these diseases.
If you have any questions about how Imatinib ACTe works or why this medicine has been prescribed for you, ask your doctor.