Veenat 400 mg (Imatinib) Tablet belongs to the class of medicines knowing as tyrosine kinase inhibitors. It is used in the treatment of blood cancer (chronic myeloid leukemia and Acute lymphocytic leukemia) and gastrointestinal stromal tumor.
USES OF VEENAT TABLET
- Blood cancer (Chronic myeloid leukemia)
- Blood cancer (Acute lymphocytic leukemia)
- Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
HOW VEENAT TABLET WORKS
Veenat 400 mg Tablet is an anti-cancer medication. A protein enzyme, bcr-abl tyrosine kinase, responsible for the growth of abnormal proliferation of cancer cells. This medicine inhibits proliferation and induces apoptosis (planned cell death) in bcr-abl positive cells (cancer cells). This is how it works to stop or slow the spread of cancer.