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Can tarceva (erlotinib) cause someone to have mental confusion?

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Dr. Anthony Back
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Yes but uncommon

The best way to find out would be to stop the tarceva (erlotinib).
The complicated thing is that patients who are on tarceva (erlotinib) often have other reasons they can be confused, so this person needs to have a workup! tell them to call their doctor!

In brief: Yes but uncommon

The best way to find out would be to stop the tarceva (erlotinib).
The complicated thing is that patients who are on tarceva (erlotinib) often have other reasons they can be confused, so this person needs to have a workup! tell them to call their doctor!
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