Targeted cancer drugs work by ‘targeting’ those differences that a cancer cell has. Find out how you might have these drugs for non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).
There are different types of targeted drugs that you might have as part of your treatment for NHL.
Rituximab is a targeted cancer drug. You might have it as a treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) and some types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).
Ibrutinib is a type of targeted cancer drug. It is a treatment for some types of lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.
Obinutuzumab is a type of targeted cancer drug. It is a treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and follicular lymphoma.