Estroact 60mg Tablet

icon
Kee Pharma

Composition for Estroact 60mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
icon
Lactation
90
₹9.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Estroact Tablet

uses

Uses of Estroact Tablet

Estroact 60mg Tablet is used in the treatment and prevention of post menopausal osteoporosis.
uses

Side effects of Estroact Tablet

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Breast tenderness, Leg cramps, Rash, Abdominal pain, Flu-like symptoms, Dyspepsia, Breast pain.

uses

How to use Estroact 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Estroact 60mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Estroact Tablet works

Estroact 60mg tablet works like estrogen, a natural female hormone to stop the bone loss that can develop in women after menopause.

In Depth Information on Estroact Tablet

Expert advice for Estroact Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have if you have any type of cancer, heart failure, kidney disease, high triglycerides or liver disease. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are on estrogen therapy.
  • Do not take calcium supplements unless advised by doctor. Taking calcium supplements more than recommended will not provide extra protection for your bones but may cause adverse side effects including kidney stones.
  • Stop using raloxifene immediately if you develop: lumps in the breast, signs of stroke (sudden numbness or weakness), severe headache, slurred speech, vision problems; chest pain, sudden cough, wheezing, rapid breathing, coughing up blood; or pain, swelling, warmth, or redness in one or both legs.
  • Avoid sitting still for long periods of time while you are taking raloxifene.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you observe bleeding / spotting from vagina during the treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Estroact 60mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Estroact 60mg Tablet.
icon
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Estroact 60mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
UNSAFE
Estroact 60mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Driving
SAFE
Estroact 60mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
icon
Kidney
CAUTION
Estroact 60mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Estroact 60mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Estroact 60mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
...
+more
icon
Liver
UNSAFE
Estroact 60mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients w
ith liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Aceno 1mg Tablet, Aceno 2mg Tablet, Aceno 3mg Tablet, Aceno 4mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Estroact 60mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Raloxifene

No, Estroact is not a biophosphonate
It is safe if used for the dose and duration as recommended by your doctor
No, It's not a hormone/steroid however at times it mimics activity of estrogen
Q. Is raloxifene better than tamoxifen?
It has been observed that tamoxifen is slightly more effective in prevention of breast cancer in post-menopausal women that raloxifene, however raloxifene also plays a role in treating or preventing osteoporosis
Yes, Use of Estroact may cause weight gain or hot flushes
No, Estroact does not cause hair loss
No. Estroact does not lower cholesterol
It works by reducing the loss of bone tissue and acting on the bone cycle.
+more

Substitutes for Estroact Tablet

₹12.2/Tablet
36% costlier
Ceost 60mg Tablet
Comed Chemicals Ltd
₹6.3/Tablet
save 30%
Ronal 60mg Tablet
Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
₹6.88/Tablet
save 24%
Osral 60mg Tablet
Panacea Biotec Ltd
₹6.9/Tablet
save 23%
Bonebay 60mg Tablet
Novartis India Ltd
₹9.55/Tablet
6% costlier
Related Lab Tests
Top Gynecologists
doctor
Dr. Jyotsna Gupta
MBBS, DNB, Diploma
4.6
doctor
Dr. Amita Jain
MBBS, MS, Fellowship
4.4
doctor
Dr. Anjali Verma
MBBS, Diploma, MD
4.3
doctor
4.4
doctor
Dr. Shilpa Ghosh
MBBS, MS, Diploma
4.6
cross img