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Letromet 2.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Letromet 2.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Letromet 2.5mg Tablet

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MRP
333.33
₹33.33/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Letromet Tablet

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Uses of Letromet Tablet

Letromet 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
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Letromet Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Letromet 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. Letromet 2.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Letromet Tablet works

Letromet 2.5mg Tablet is an aromatase inhibitor. It works by lowering 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 Letromet Tablet

Expert advice for Letromet 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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Letromet Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Letromet Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Letromet 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.
Lactation
UNSAFE
Letromet 2.5mg Tablet is unsafe 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 breastfeeding is not advisable.
Driving
Letromet 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Letromet 2.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Letromet 2.5mg Tablet is recommended.
However, there is limited information on the use of this medicine in patients with end stage kidney disease. Please consult with your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Letromet 2.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Letromet 2.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Letromet Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Letromet 2.5mg Tablet, 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 about Letromet Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Letrozole

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Letromet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Letromet with Ethinyl Estradiol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ethinyl Estradiol: Estogen, Choice, Lynoral, Veronica, Cyclenorm E, Secam E, Ethinorm E, Ncnorm E, Evomid, Cyclenorm-E
Letromet with Conjugated estrogens
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Conjugated estrogens: Conjya
Letromet with Estrogen
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Estrogen: Conjugase, Cornil, Espauz
Letromet with Estradiol Topical
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Estradiol Topical: Oestrogel, Evolon, Systen
Letromet with Tibolone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tibolone: Tibomax, Sibolone, Maxtib, Livial, Tibofem
Letromet with Fosfestrol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosfestrol: Honvan
Letromet with Estriol Topical
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Estriol Topical: Evalon
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