Alimta ® (pemetrexed for injection)

This information is intended for UK registered healthcare professionals only as a scientific exchange in response to your search for information. Please refer to the link for full prescribing information: Alimta Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC)

Alimta (pemetrexed): Latex

Alimta (pemetrexed) does not contain latex.

  • The formulation and immediate containers and container closures (vial stoppers) of the pemetrexed vials do not contain latex-based materials.

  • The stoppers for the vials that contain pemetrexed are made from a synthetic rubber and not from natural rubber that contains latex.

  • Pemetrexed is not exposed to latex products during the manufacturing process.


Data on file, Eli Lilly and Company and/or one of its subsidiaries.

Date of Last Review: November 07, 2016

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