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Tarceva® - The trade name for erlotinib, Tarceva® is an oral drug that works against cancerous cells by targeting the epidermal growth factor receptor (HER1/EGFR) protein. Tarceva® can be used as a treatment for locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) for patients whose chemotherapy regimen(s) have failed. Tarceva® can also be used in pancreatic cancer treatment for first-time patients with locally advanced, unresectable, or metastatic pancreatic cancer.
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