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Geftinat is a FDA approved drug for non–small cell lung cancer. The medication is also used to treat breast and other cancer so we can say that it is target specific.It is classified as signal transduction inhibitor .80 to 90% people of lung cancer are non-small cell lung cancer.

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30 Tablets Geftinat 250 - Generic Iressa 250mg $119.00 $3.97
90 Tablets Geftinat 250 - Generic Iressa 250mg $290.00 $3.22

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Geftinat contains the main active constituent as Geftinib. Geftinib is the first selective inhibitor of epidermal growth factor receptor (EFGR) tyrosine kinase domain. Geftinib inhibits EFGR tyrosine kinase by binding with ATP binding site of enzyme. Here EFGR is a family of receptor which have Her1, Her2 and Her3. In certain cases of lung and breast cancer EFGR is overexpressed.This leads to inappropriate activation of anti-apoptotic Ras Signalling cascade finally leading to uncontrolled cell division. Geftinib got its approval from US FDA in May 2003 and is presently marketed in more than 64 countries of the world.

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Generic Gefitinib 250
Strength Gefitinib Tablets
Dosage

Geftinat is available as strength of 250mg tablet. The tablets comes packed in quantities of 30 and 90 tabs in a container. The dose prescribed is with or without food once a day. In case of missed dose take it as soon as you remember .If it’s less than 12hrs before the next dose skip the missed dose and continue with regular schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up. The overdose of Geftinib results into severe or persistent diarrhea and severe skin rash.

Side Effects

The common side effects reported in case of patient with Geftinat includes diarrhea and skin reaction. Side effects which are less common include nausea vomiting itching, poor appetite and eye irritation. Rare side effects of interstitial lung disease include inflammation of lungs without infection. When such a side effect was observed it was accompanied by breathing problem with cough formation which is generally seen in one third of the population put on this medication .In case of side effects which are severe in nature the doctor needs to be consulted for diarrhea, nausea, dizzinessand eye irritation. Unknown incidence is also reported during the treatment and could be listed as abnormal eyelash growth, blistering peeling loosening of skin, skin of vision, shortness of breath, tightness in chest, tingling of hands or feet, unusual weight gain or loss and wheezing.

Precaution

Before starting Geftinib the doctor should be told about any other medication which the patient is taking before initiating the Geftinat therapy. Do not take aspirin or products containing aspirin until your doctor prescribes that. Do not conceive your child while on Geftinib for both men and women. Do not breast feed when put on medication. Patients who have issues of diarrhea and skin reactions could be managed by providing upto 14 days of therapy interruption. followed by start-up of 250mg dose daily. Onset of new symptoms like pain should be medically evaluated. This includes removal of aberrant eyelash if present. If pulmonary symptoms occur therapy should be interrupted.

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