Zytiga 250mg Tablet

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Janssen Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Zytiga 250mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Pregnancy
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Lactation
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₹1250.0/Tablet
120 tablets in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Zytiga Tablet

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Uses of Zytiga Tablet

Zytiga 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of prostate cancer.
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Side effects of Zytiga Tablet

Common

Decreased potassium level in blood, Edema, Increased blood pressure, Urinary tract infection, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Zytiga 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 Zytiga 250mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Zytiga Tablet works

Abiraterone acetate belongs to a class drugs known as antiandrogens. It stops the body from making testosterone which can slow the growth of prostate cancer..

In Depth Information on Zytiga Tablet

Expert advice for Zytiga Tablet

  • Abiraterone acetate must be taken at least one hour before or two hours after eating and never with food.
  • Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing abiraterone acetate tablets.
  • Men who take abiraterone acetate should always use effective birth control measure when having physical relationship with a woman who is or may become pregnant.
  • Contact your doctor if you experience any bone pain. An increased occurrence of bone fractures has been reported in patients using abiraterone acetate.
  • Before you take abiraterone acetate tell your doctor if you have high blood sugar, swelling in the feet, ankles, or legs or any effects on your bones or have taken a medicine known as ketoconazole in the past for prostate cancer.
  • You must inform your doctor or dentist that you take abiraterone acetate before receiving any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zytiga 250mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Zytiga 250mg 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
Zytiga 250mg 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
SAFE
Zytiga 250mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Zytiga 250mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zytiga 250mg Tablet is recommended.

Because of the limited information, cautious use of Zytiga 250mg Tablet is recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zytiga 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zytiga 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zytiga 250mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Abiraterone Acetate

Zytiga is used in adult men to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body
Zytiga stops the body from making testosterone which can slow the growth of prostate cancer.

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