Afatinib is a targeted therapy drug that is also known as Giotrif®. It is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has begun to spread.
It is best to read this information with our general information about lung cancer.
Afatinib may also be used to treat other types of cancer as part of a clinical trial.
During treatment, you will see a cancer doctor or nurse. This is who we mean when we mention a doctor or nurse in this information.