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As a form of chemotherapy, vinorelbine (Navelbine®) is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer in adults. This prescription medicine is given as a slow injection into a vein (intravenously, or by IV) once a week.
 
Brand-name vinorelbine, which is sold under the name Navelbine, is made by Pierre Fabre Médicament for Pierre Fabre Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The medication is no longer protected by patents and is available as a generic. Various companies make the generic vinorelbine products.
 
The brand-name and generic versions of vinorelbine are available in the following strengths:
 
  • 10 mg per mL
  • 50 mg per 5 mL.
 
(Click Generic Navelbine to learn more about who makes the brand-name and generic versions of vinorelbine. It also discusses whether the generic versions of the drug are as good as the brand-name product.)
 
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