Provenge® (sipuleucel-T) – Prostate Cancer Treatment

Provenge helps the body’s natural defenses against cancer cells

Provenge is used for the treatment of prostate cancer. More specifically, it is an autologous cellular immuno-therapy used for asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic, metastatic prostate cancer. It is used to stimulate the patient’s own immune system to better firght the cancer and is administered prior to starting other immuno-suppressive therapies such as chemotherapy or other steroid-containing regimens. Male patients with prostate cancer may or may not be good candidates for Provenge depending on their health history and prior treatments. This includes their current PSA condition. (more info)

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