What is the purpose of Erlotinib Tablet 150mg Birlotib?
Erlotinib Tablet 150mg is a type of cancer growth inhibitor known as a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, and it is used to treat patients with advanced cancer (TKI). It works by inhibiting the proliferation of cancer cells by interfering with proteins that are prevalent in cancer cells. These proteins are referred to as epidermal growth factor receptors (EGFR) in the scientific community. If you have a tumor that expresses these receptors, you are considered EGFR positive.
What is the dosage of Birlotib?
Erlotinib Tablet 150mg Birlotib should be taken on an empty stomach or one hour prior to or two hours after a meal. As long as your primary care physician recommends it, you should accept it. The length of treatment varies depending on your needs and response to treatment. You should take it exactly as directed by your primary care physician. If you take too much or misinterpret it, you can get serious side effects. It may take a few weeks or months for you to notice or feel the benefits, but don’t stop taking it unless your doctor tells you to.
How long does erlotinib 150 mg take to take effect?
In the fraction of individuals with EGFR mutations, erlotinib 150 mg is quite successful. However, after around 12 months of erlotinib therapy, even these patients will begin to show signs of cancer progression.
What are the erlotinib side effects?
- dry skin
- muscle/joint pain
- mouth sores
- odd eyelash development
- dryness/redness/irritation of the eyes are all possible side effects. For more click here.
Diarrhea can be very unpleasant. Your doctor may recommend medicine to alleviate diarrhea in some circumstances. Tell your doctor or pharmacist right away if any of these side effects persist or worsen.