Photolon, lyophilized powder for solution for injection 100 mg


Sensitizers used in photodynamic/radiation therapy


Composition: each bottle/vial contains:

active ingredient: chlorin E6 (trisodium salt of chlorin E6) – 100 mg.

Therapeutic indications

Oncology: photodynamic therapy of pre-cancerous lesions and malignant tumors: skin cancers (squamous cell cearcinoma, basal cell carcinoma), melanoma and intracutaneous metastases of breast cancer, superficial mucosal tumors (vulva, esophagus, rectum); intraoperative photodynamic therapy of malignant tumors of the brain (in the combination therapy); diagnostics of malignant tumors by spektrofluorescent method.

Ophthalmology: photodynamic therapy of ophthalmologic diseases, diseases of organ of vision accompanied by the development of vascular neoplasms in its structure: subretinal neovascular membranes in under central involutional chorioretinal dystrophy and myopic maculopathy.


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Pharmaceutical form

lyophilized powder for solution for injection 100 mg

Storage conditions

Store in protected from light place, at the temperature between 2ºС and 8ºС.