Tarceva Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved November 18th, 2004)
- Brand name: Tarceva
- Generic name: erlotinib
- Company: OSI/Genentech
- Treatment for: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer
Tarceva (erlotinib) is a kinase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and for the treatment of patients with locally advanced, unresectable or metastatic pancreatic cancer, in combination with gemcitabine.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Tarceva
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