Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Bicalpro Tablet

Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of prostate cancer.

Bicalpro Tablet side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Dizziness
  • Decreased libido
  • Breast enlargement in male
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Dyspepsia
  • Weight gain
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Breast tenderness
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Depression
  • Decreased appetite
  • Flatulence
  • Constipation
  • Hot flashes

How to use Bicalpro 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. Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Bicalpro Tablet works

Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet blocks the effect of the natural male hormones on the growth of prostate cells. Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet also blocks the undesired effects of androgens in females such as excessive hair growth and acne.

Bicalpro Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while you are taking this medicine.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet for the treatment of prostate cancer.
  • Take it with or without food, preferably at the same time everyday.
  • Do not drive or do do anything requiring concentration unless you know how Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet affects you.
  • It may cause your skin to become light sensitive. Avoid direct exposure to excessive sunlight and use sunscreen when outdoors.
  • If you are diabetic, monitor your blood glucose regularly while taking Bicalpro 50 mg Tablet.
  • Your doctor may want you to have regular blood tests to monitor your liver function while you are taking this medicine. Inform your doctor if you notice yellowing of eyes or skin, dark urine, or stomach pain.
  • Do not stop taking the medication without talking to your doctor first.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Bicalpro with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Dindevan
MODERATE
Brand(s): Altrom, Acethromb, Nicoz
MODERATE
Brand(s): Sofarin, Uniwarfin, Mywarf
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Bicalpro

I have problem of frequent urination at night. My father had same at his time.Doctor told me that I am having BPH.Also I went through PSA whose result is 1.8 increased prostate gland size is 40 which came in ultrasound report .When doctor did some test by inserting his finger in my rectal area I felt abnormal pain.doctor asked me to go for a culture test so as to check which can be the best medicine for BPH for me. Kindly suggest if it can be something else like prostate cancer.
Dr. Vijay Sharnangat
Cancer Specialist
May not be prostate cancer, it is only begnin enlargement of prostate.
Kindly advise our plan of treatment for the patient with extensive skeletal metastases involving axial and appendicular skeleton.
Dr. Sanjay Singh Rai
Cancer Specialist
Send me previous treatment detailsLooks like stage 4 prostate cancer4 treatments are availableOk these are reports but not treatment details
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FAQs

Q. Is Bicailutamide a chemotherapy drug?

No. Bicailutamide is not a chemotherapy drug

Q. Is Bicalpro a hormone/Lower PSA Levels?

Bicalpro is not a hormone however due to its anti-androgen properties, it lowers PSA.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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