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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


gemcitabine-erlotinib regimen  listen  (jem-SY-tuh-been-er-LOH-tih-nib REH-jih-men)

  A chemotherapy combination used for the treatment of locally advanced and metastatic pancreatic cancer. It includes the drugs gemcitabine hydrochloride and erlotinib hydrochloride. Also called gemcitabine-Tarceva regimen.