Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Gilotrif

Descriptions


Afatinib is used to treat metastatic (cancer that has already spread) non-small cell lung cancer or NSCLC that has certain types of abnormal epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) genes in patients who have not received any treatments for cancer that has already spread to other parts of the body.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet