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Gleevec: Oral tablet

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Gleevec 100mg Tab
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: S A  |  NVR
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Gleevec 400mg Tab
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: NVR  |  SL
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Gleevec 400mg Tab
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: NVR,SL SL  |  400,SL

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IMATINIB (i MAT in ib) is a medicine that targets proteins in cancer cells and stops the cancer cells from growing. It is used to treat certain leukemias, myelodysplastic syndromes, and other cancers. It is also used to treat specific digestive tract tumors called GISTs.

Similar Generic Drugs : Imatinib: Oral tablet

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