Pharmacy Geoff :: General Health :: Geftinat (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)

Geftinat (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)

Geftinat (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)

Geftinat (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)
Brand Name: Geftinat
Generic Name: Gefitinib
Form: Tablets
Manufacturer: Natco

What is Geftinat?
Geftinat containing the active ingredient gefitinib is considered a tyrosine kinase inhibitor type of medication. The medication works by blocking the action of certain natural substances to prevent cancer cells from multiplying and spreading. The tablets should be taken when other drugs have proven to be ineffective in the treatment of non small cell lung cancer.

How is Geftinat used?
Geftinat is usually taken orally once per day or as directed by a doctor. The medication can be taken with or without food but should be taken along with a glass of water. Dosage and length of treatment will depend on the patient's condition and their response to the therapy, contact a doctor for the correct dosage. Should the patient experience difficulty swallowing the tablets whole, it may be dropped into a glass of water, allowed to disperse in the water for about 10 minutes, stirred and taken as a liquid.

Adverse effects
Patients using Geftinat may encounter unwanted side effects such as:

  • Diarrhea
  • Acne or dry skin
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Unusual weakness or fatigue
  • Nail problems
  • Hair loss

Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or worsen.

While using the medication the doctor may request frequent blood tests to check your liver function.

Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.

Geftinat is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.

The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.

SKU 20140214121427
Our price: $110.92

Detailed images

You may also like...
Geftib (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)
Geftib (Gefitinib) - 250mg (30 Tablets)
Erlonat (Erlotinib) - 150mg (30 Tablets)
Erlonat (Erlotinib) - 150mg (30 Tablets)
Erlocip-100 (Erlotinib) - 100mg (30 Tablets)
Erlocip-100 (Erlotinib) - 100mg (30 Tablets)
Erlocip-150 (Erlotinib) - 150mg (30 Tablets)
Erlocip-150 (Erlotinib) - 150mg (30 Tablets)