food interaction for ABLU
alcohol interaction for ABLU
pregnancy interaction for ABLU
lactation interaction for ABLU
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for ABLU
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for ABLU
- CALUTIDE 50 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Cipla LtdRs. 45.35/tabletRs. 453.50pay 230% more per tablet
- CALURAN CP 50 MG TABLET(30 tablets in strip)Sun Pharmaceutical Industries LtdRs. 32.30/tabletRs. 969pay 135% more per tablet
- CASODEX 50 MG TABLET(7 tablets in strip)Astra ZenecaRs. 1770.83/tabletRs. 12395.80pay 12779% more per tablet
- ANDROBLOK 50 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Sun Pharmaceutical Industries LtdRs. 41/tabletRs. 410pay 198% more per tablet
- UTAMIDE 50 MG TABLET(10 tablets in strip)Intas Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 35.80/tabletRs. 358pay 160% more per tablet
Expert advice for ABLU
- Before taking bicalutamide, tell your doctor if you have any liver disease.
- Bicalutamide may cause serious liver dysfunction (with symptoms of abdominal pain, anorexia, dark urine, fatigue, jaundice, nausea, vomiting). Stop taking Bicalutamide and call your doctor if you experience any such symptoms.
- If you have an objective progression of disease together with elevated PSA, seek immediate medical advice, as you may have to stop bicalutamide treatment.
- You should not take this medicine if you have rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.
- Take precautions as you may occasionally feel sleepy while on bicalutamide therapy.
- Avoid direct exposure to excessive sunlight or UV-light while you are taking bicalutamide.
- Do not drink alcohol while on bicalutamide treatment as it may worsen the side effects of this medication.
Frequently asked questions for ABLU
Q.Is Bicailutamide a chemotherapy drug?
No. Bicailutamide is not a chemotherapy drug
Q.Is bicalutamide a hormone/Lower PSA Levels?
Bicalutamide is not a hormone however due to its anti-androgen properties, it lowers PSA.