Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Tagrisso


Osimertinib is used to treat metastatic (cancer that has already spread) non-small cell lung cancer in patients who have certain types of abnormal epidermal growth factor (EGFR) genes. It is used in patients who have already received an EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor and it has stopped working. Your doctor will perform a test before you take this medicine.

Osimertinib belongs to the group of medicines called antineoplastics (cancer medicines). It works by interfering with the growth of cancer cells, which are eventually destroyed.

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet