Xtane 25 mg
Xtane 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of early stage breast cancer in postmenopausal women and in women who have already been treated with tamoxifen for 2 to 3 years.
Description Of Xtane 25mg
Xtane 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of early stage breast cancer in postmenopausal women and in women who have already been treated with tamoxifen for 2 to 3 years without much clinical response. Patients with vitamin D deficiency are advised to take vitamin D supplements during treatment with this medicine.
Xtane 25mg Chemical Name
Xtane 25mg Manufacturer
- Natco Pharma Ltd.
Uses of Xtane 25mg
Xtane 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
What is Xtane 25mg?
Xtane 25mg Tablet is used for Breast cancer in postmenopausal women and other conditions. Xtane 25mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Xtane 25mg working
Xtane 25mg Tablet 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 Xtane 25mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Xtane 25mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Xtane 25mg Indications
Use Xtane 25mg Tablet only for the conditions specified by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts than prescribed or share this medicine with others. Report to the doctor all your medical conditions and current medicines including herbs and supplements before starting treatment with this medicine. Report any undesired effects or lack of improvement to the doctor on priority. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Xtane 25mg Dosage
Contraindication Of Xtane 25mg
Hypersensitivity to Xtane 25mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Xtane 25mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Estrogen use
- Premenopausal women
Adverse effects Of Xtane 25mg
- Shortness of breath
- Chest pain
- Hot flushes
- Increased sweating
- Mental depression
- Bone and joint pain
- Trouble sleeping
- Swelling of ankles or feet
- Difficult or painful urination
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Xtane 25mg
Xtane 25mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Xtane 25mg Tablet is unsafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breastfeeding is not advisable.
Xtane 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Xtane 25mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Xtane 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Xtane 25mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Xtane 25mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.