Medicine Overview of Arolet Tablet
Uses of Arolet Tablet
Arolet Tablet is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
Side effects of Arolet Tablet
Hypercholesterolaemia, Hot flushes, Increased sweating, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Fatigue.
How to use Arolet Tablet
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. Arolet Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Arolet Tablet works
Arolet tablet lowers 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.
In Depth Information on Arolet Tablet
Expert advice for Arolet Tablet
- Letrozole should not be given to children and adolescents up to 17 years of age.
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as you feel dizzy, tired, drowsy or unwell while taking letrozole.
- Do not take letrozole if you are allergic to letrozole or any other ingredient of tablet or intolerance to some sugars (lactose).
- Do not take letrozole if you still have menstrual periods; severe liver or kidney disease; history of or are susceptible to brittle bones (osteoporosis) or bone fracture.
- Avoid using letrozole if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Special precautions for Arolet Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Arolet Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Arolet Tablet is usafe to use during lactation. Data sugges+more
ts that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breast feeding is not advisable....
Arolet Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or dec+more
rease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Arolet Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Arolet Tablet is recommended.+more
However, there is limited information on the use of this medicine in patients with end stage kidney disease. Please consult with your doctor....
However, there is limited information on the use of this medicine in patients with end stage kidney disease. Please consult with your doctor.
Arolet Tablet should be used with caution in patients with l+more
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Arolet Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Evafil 2mg Tablet, Premarin 0.30mg Tablet, Evalon Forte 2mg Tablet, Estova 1mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Letrozole, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Arolet NA Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Letrozole
Arolet is not a steroid, hormone, selective estrogen receptor modulator or cytotoxic drug. Arolet is an aromatase inhibitor.
Q. Can I take Arolet with ibuprofen/Advil, vitamins, paracetamol, glucosamine, magnesium, zinc?
Arolet can be taken with ibuprofen/Advil, vitamins, paracetamol, glucosamine, magnesium, and zinc. However, please consult your doctor before use.
Q. Does Arolet cause hair loss, headache, insomnia, water retention, high blood pressure, bloating, and acne?
Arolet may cause hair loss, headache, insomnia, bloating, and high blood pressure. Arolet does not cause water retention and acne.
Substitutes for Arolet
No substitutes found for this medicine