Aromasin 25mg Tablet

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Composition for Aromasin 25mg Tablet

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₹352.29/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Aromasin Tablet

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Uses of Aromasin Tablet

Aromasin 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
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Side effects of Aromasin Tablet

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Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Nausea, Increased sweating, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Fatigue.

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How to use Aromasin 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. It is better to take Aromasin 25mg Tablet with food.

How Aromasin Tablet works

Aromasin 25mg 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 Aromasin Tablet

Expert advice for Aromasin Tablet

  • Exemestane should only be used in women who have reached menopause and cannot become pregnant. You should confirm your post-menopausal status through hormonal tests (LH, FSH and estradiol levels) before starting exemestane therapy.
  • Exemestane should not be co-administered with estrogen-containing medications (such as hormone replacement therapy or birth control pills) as these can interfere with its action.
  • Regular examinations to monitor reductions in bone mineral density and elevations in certain blood tests (AST, ALT, alkaline phosphatase and gamma glutamyl transferase, bilirubin, creatinine) are recommended in women receiving exemestane.
  • Take precautions while driving or operating machinery as exemestane is known to cause drowsiness, sleepiness (somnolence), weakness (asthenia) and dizziness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Aromasin 25mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Aromasin 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.
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Lactation
UNSAFE
Aromasin 25mg Tablet is usafe 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 breast feeding is not advisable.
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Driving
Aromasin 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Aromasin 25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Aromasin 25mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Evafem 2mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Beetal Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Exemestane, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Exemestane

It has a steroidal structure and inhibits hormone aromatase in the body
Aromasin is an anti-cancer drug used in the chemotherapy of estrogen-receptor positive breast cancer (breast tumors that need estrogen to grow) in postmenopausal women
Aromasin is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Hair loss (alopecia), diarrhea, depression, thinning and weakening of bones (osteoporosis) are among the known side effects of Aromasin
Heart failure and weight gain are rare side effects observed. Bloating is not among the known side effects of Aromasin. However, please consult your doctor if you experience such side effect
Aromasin is an aromatase inhibitor used as a post cycle therapy (PCT) to regulate hormone levels in the body following a course of anabolic steroids (pro-hormone therapies commonly used for muscle building by body builders)
It prevents gynecomastia, colloquially referred to as ‘gyno' (enlargement of breasts in men), a common side effect of anabolic steroids.
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