Antreol 1 mg
Antreol 1 mg (Generic Arimidex) contains Anastrozole which is used in the treatment of early-stage breast cancer in post-menopausal women.
Description Of Antreol 1mg
Antreol 1mg (Generic Arimidex) contains Anastrozole which is used in the treatment of early-stage breast cancer in post-menopausal women. It is also used in the treatment of advanced (that has spread within the breast or to other parts of the body) breast cancer in post-menopausal women previously treated with drug tamoxifen.
Antreol 1mg Chemical Name
Antreol 1mg Manufacturer
Uses of Antreol 1mg
Antreol 1mg is used in the treatment of breast cancer. It is used with other treatments, such as surgery or radiation, to treat breast cancer in women who have attained menopause.
What is Antreol 1mg?
Antreol 1mg tablet is available as the brand-name drug Arimidex and as a generic drug. Generic drugs usually cost less. In some cases, they may not be available in the same strengths or dosage forms as the brand-name version.
How Antreol 1mg working?
Antreol 1mg is an aromatase inhibitor. It works by lowering the amount of estrogen (natural female hormone) produced in the body. This can lower or stop the growth of some breast cancer cells that need estrogen to grow.
How is Antreol 1mg used?
Take this medicine only as directed by your doctor. Do not take more of it, do not take it more often, and do not take it for a longer time than your doctor ordered. To do so may increase the chance for side effects. You may take this medicine with or without food.
Antreol 1mg Indications
Take Antreol 1mg Tablet as instructed by the doctor. Do not take larger amounts than prescribed. Seek emergency medical treatment in case of any severe side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Antreol 1mg Dosage
- Antreol 1mg
Contraindication Of Antreol 1mg
Do not use Antreol 1mg (Generic-Arimidex) in premenopausal women, in pregnant and breastfeeding women, severe kidney disorders, moderate and severe liver diseases, hypersensitivity to Antreol 1mg or other components of the drug. Preparations which contain estrogens should not be administered with Antreol 1mg as they neutralize its pharmacological effect. Side effects The most frequent side effects include sings of allergy (hives, skin rash, facial swelling and difficulty breathing) together with sudden headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance, sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body, a bone fracture, swollen glands, swelling in your hands or feet. Rare and not so serious adverse reactions such as hot flashes, sore throat, weakness, back pain, bone pain, nausea are also possible.
Adverse effects Of Antreol 1mg
- Hot flashes
- Stomach, bone, and joint pain and arthritis
- Pain in other areas of the body
- Nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
- Throat infection
- Difficulty swallowing or breathing
- High cholesterol levels
- Weight gain
- Bone breaks
- Abnormal sensations or tingling in the hands and feet
- Swollen lymph nodes
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Antreol 1mg
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, a severe liver disease, history of stroke of blood clot, heart disease, circulation problems, or if you have not yet completed menopause.
If you have such conditions you may need adjustment of your dose. Your treatment with Antreol 1mg may continue for five years.
This medication may impair your ability to high concentration of attention and thinking or reactions: be especially careful while driving or operating machinery.
Storage Conditions for Antreol 1mg
Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Keep from freezing.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.