What is the generic name of Erlonat?
Generic name of Erlonat is Erlotinib
Who is the manufacturer of Erlonat?
Erlonat is manufactured by Natco Pharma Limited, India.
Is Erlonat approved by USA FDA?
Yes, Erlonat is approved by FDA. The product was approved in 2004.
What is the dosage of Erlonat?
Erlonat is available as 100mg & 150 mg orally once daily with or without food.
The dose for NSCLC is 150 mg/day.
The dose for pancreatic cancer is 100 mg/day.
All doses of TARCEVA should be taken on an empty stomach at least one hour before or two hours after food
What are the storage conditions of Erlonat?
The product should be Stored at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F). Excursions are permitted between 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F)
How Erlonat is supplied?
Erlonat is supplied as 30 tablets in one bottle .( 100mg and 150mg)
How does Erlonat work?
The mechanism of clinical antitumor action of erlotinib is not fully characterized. Erlotinib inhibits the intracellular phosphorylation of tyrosine kinase associated with the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR). Specificity of inhibition with regard to other tyrosine kinase receptors has not been fully characterized. EGFR is expressed on the cell surface of normal cells and cancer cells.
What is Erlonat used for?
Maintenance treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) whose disease has not progressed after four cycles of platinum-based first-line chemotherapy.
• Treatment of locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer after failure of at least one prior chemotherapy regimen.
• First-line treatment of patients with locally advanced, unresectable or metastatic pancreatic cancer, in combination with gemcitabine.
Is there any generic or bio similar available for Erlonat.
Erlonat is a branded , affordable generic brand of Erlotinib. There are other generic option available for Erlotinib from reputed manufacturers.
What is the price of Erlonat in India?
You can call or WhatsApp +91-9650877511 or send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to know the price.
Is it safe to buy Erlonat in India from local distributor?
It is always better to check the credential of the person / distributor before confirming.
As per the legal guidelines, only patients can import the product after getting proper Documentation.