Skip to Content

What is Cotellic used for?

Answers (1)

Official Answer by Drugs.com 9 Mar 2016

Cotellic (generic name: cobimetinib), manufactured by Genentech, is an orally administered cancer medicine used to treat advanced melanoma (skin cancer) in patients with an abnormal genetic marker known as a BRAF V600E or V600K.

Cotellic is used in combination with vemurafenib (brand name: Zelboraf). Cotellic is not to be used in patients with another type of melanoma known as wild-type BRAF melanoma.

Votes: +0
Drugs.com free discount card

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does Yosprala work?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

How is Cuvitru administered?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

What is the difference between Erelzi and Enbrel?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

How is Troxyca ER formulated to be abuse deterrent?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

How long does the flu last for?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com