Anzol

Anzol

anastrozole

Manufacturer:

Naprod

Distributor:

Multicare

Marketer:

Multicare
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Anastrozole.
Description
Each film-coated tablet contains: Anastrozole 1 mg.
Action
Pharmacology: Pharmacokinetics: Anastrozole is generally well tolerated and the most frequent adverse effects are gastro-intestinal disturbances including anorexia, nausea and vomiting, and diarrhea; asthenia; hot flushes; dizziness; drowsiness; headache; and rash. Other reported effects including hair thinning, vaginal dryness or bleeding, oedema, myalgia and arthralgia, fever, thrombophlebitis, leucopenia, and flu-like syndrome. Abnormalities in liver enzyme values have occurred in some patients receiving Anastrozole.
Indications/Uses
Anastrozole is indicated for the treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Should be used in a dose of 1 mg daily or as directed by the physician.
Contraindications
The use of Anastrozole is contra-indicated in pre-menopausal women. It is not known whether it can be safely given to patients with moderate or severe hepatic impairment, or severe renal impairment.
Storage
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
Protect from light and moisture.
ATC Classification
L02BG03 - anastrozole ; Belongs to the class of enzyme inhibitors. Used in treatment of neoplastic diseases.
Presentation/Packing
FC tab 1 mg x 28's.
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