Uses of Erlotinib:

  • The drug is used for treating patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), pancreatic cancer and other types of cancer. 
  • It treats either locally advanced or metastatic cancers. 

How Does It Work?:

  • Erlotinib is a protein-tyrosine kinase inhibitor. 
  • By inhibiting the protein, it hampers the tumor growth.

Taking the Medicine:

  • The medicine is taken orally.
  • It can be taken before or after a meal as per the recommendation of your doctor.


  • Apprise of any prior medical condition to your doctor before starting a medication course of Erlotinib. 
  • Do not overdose medicine. 
  • Regular intake of medicine will help in achieving better results. 

Possible Side Effects:

  • Rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Cough
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Possible hair loss


Erlocip 150 Tablet


Erlotinib (150mg)

Manufactured By

Cipla Ltd.


30 tablet


Anti cancer drug