Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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₹16.9/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Foliripe Tablet

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Uses of Foliripe Tablet

Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Breast cancer.
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Side effects of Foliripe Tablet

Common

Hypercholesterolaemia, Hot flushes, Increased sweating, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Fatigue.

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How to use Foliripe 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 Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Foliripe Tablet works

Foliripe 2.5mg 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 Foliripe Tablet

Expert advice for Foliripe 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Foliripe 2.5mg 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
Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
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Kidney
SAFE
Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet is recommended.

However, there is limited information in patients with severe disease. Please consult with your doctor.
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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, Premarin 1.25mg Tablet, Tibofem 2.5mg Tablet, Honvan 120mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Foliripe 2.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Letrozole

Foliripe is not a steroid, hormone, selective estrogen receptor modulator or cytotoxic drug. Foliripe is an aromatase inhibitor.
Q. Can I take Foliripe with ibuprofen/Advil, vitamins, paracetamol, glucosamine, magnesium, zinc?
Foliripe can be taken with ibuprofen/Advil, vitamins, paracetamol, glucosamine, magnesium, and zinc. However, please consult your doctor before use.
Q. Does Foliripe cause hair loss, headache, insomnia, water retention, high blood pressure, bloating, and acne?
Foliripe may cause hair loss, headache, insomnia, bloating, and high blood pressure. Foliripe does not cause water retention and acne.

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