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Alimta Approved as Maintenance Therapy for Advanced Lung Cancer
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MONDAY, July 6 (HealthDay News) -- The drug Alimta (pemetrexed) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to prevent progression of certain types of advanced or metastatic (spreading) lung cancer, the agency said Monday.
The drug is produced by Indianpolis-based Eli Lilly & Co.
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