Gefticip Gefitinib Tablets IP 250mg


  • Brand Name: Gefticip 250mg
  • Generic Name : Gefitinib Tablets
  • Contents: Gefitinib 250mg
  • Form: Tablets
  • Manufacturer Cipla India Ltd
  • Other Brand Name: Iressa
  • Packing: Pack of 10 tablets

Gefticip Gefitinib 250mg cipla


Gefticip is an oncology drug called a tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), also known as a cancer growth inhibitor. Gefticip anticipate (inhibits) the protein from sending signals to the cancer cells that make them grow and divide.


Gefticip 250 mg tablet prevent a protein called ‘epidermal growth factor receptor’ (EGFR) which is involved in the growth and spread of cancer cells. It is mainly used to relieve adults with non-small cell lung cancer (locally advanced or distance spread [metastasis]).


Gefitinib may cause some major or minor side-effects. If you experience any of the following serious side effects from Gefticip, contact your doctor immediately:

Rash; Acne; Weakness; Mouth sores; Dry skin; Itching; Mouth Sore; Decreased Appetite; Vomiting etc.

Consult your doctor at once if you have:

  • Severe or ongoing diarrhea;
  • Sudden chest pain or discomfort, new or worsening cough with fever, trouble breathing;
  • Blurred vision, watery eyes, eye pain or redness, eyes being more sensitive to light;
  • Liver problems--nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, tired feeling, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
  • Signs of stomach bleeding--severe stomach pain, bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; orsevere skin reaction--fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling
  • Before starting Gefitinib treatment, make sure you tell your doctor about any other medications you are taking (including prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins, herbal remedies, etc.)
  • Tell your doctor if you have or have ever had pulmonary fibrosis (scarring of the lungs) or other lung or breathing problems, eye or vision problems, or liver disease.
  • Do not breast feed while taking this medication.You must try to keep your regular appointments with your doctor or hospital.
  • This is so your doctor can check on your progress.If you are having an operation or dental treatment, always tell the person carrying out the treatment which medicines you are taking.

This is not a complete list. Contact your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

  • Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first.
  • Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription products you may use, especially of: "blood thinners" (warfarin), drugs which reduce stomach acid (e.g., ranitidine, cimetidine, famotidine, omeprazole, lansoprazole, rabeprazole), certain liver enzyme inhibitors (CYP 3A4 inhibitors such as ketoconazole, itraconazole, erythromycin, clarithromycin), vinorelbine, NSAIDs (such as ibuprofen, naproxen), corticosteroids (such as prednisone).
  • Some liver enzyme inducer medications such as rifamycins (e.g., rifampin, rifabutin), St. John's wort or phenytoin will stimulate certain liver enzymes (CYP 3A4). Your dosage of gefitinib may need to be increased if you are using such medications.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.This document does not contain all possible interactions.


Store gefitinib at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Keep the medicine where children cannot reach it. Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light. Do not store Gefitinib or any other medicine in the bathroom or near a sink.


If your doctor tells you to stop taking this medicine or the expiry date has passed, ask your pharmacist what to do with any medicine you have left over.


We strongly encourage you to talk with your health care professional about your specific medical condition and treatments. The information contained in this website is meant to be helpful and educational, but is not a substitute for medical advice.


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