Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Caditam Products

Caditam Products are primarily used for

About Caditam Products

Uses of Caditam Products

Tamoxifen is used in the treatment and prevention of breast cancer.

Caditam Products side effects


Side Effects of Caditam are Nausea, Skin rash, Hot flashes, Thinning of hair, Loss of libido, Swelling, Vaginal discharge.

How Caditam Products work

Tamoxifen is a hormone-based medication. It works by binding to estrogen receptors and blocking the effects of estrogen (a natural female hormone) in the breast tissue. This slows down the growth and multiplication of breast cancer cells.

Patient Concerns about Caditam Products

Frequently asked questions about Caditam Products

Frequently asked questions about Tamoxifen

Q. What is Caditam and for what it is used for?
Caditam contains a medicine, Tamoxifen which works against a female sex hormone estrogen. It is used in the treatment of estrogen dependent breast cancer in women. It may also be used in the treatment of estrogen-dependent breast cancer in males.
Q. How and in what dose should I use Caditam?
Take it as per the advice of your doctor. The number of doses you take each day and the duration depends on your medical problem. Take your tablet at about the same time every day to ensure consistent levels of medicine in your body. You can take it with or without food. Treatment with Caditam may be long term and you may require to take it for several years.
Q. What if I forget to take Caditam?
If you forget to take a dose of Caditam, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near to your next dose, skip it and follow your usual dosing schedule. Do not take two doses at the same time to make up for the forgotten one.
Q. What if I stop taking Caditam?
Do not stop taking Caditam, even if you start feeling well, unless your doctor tells you. Stopping it early may increase the risk of breast cancer coming back.
Q. What are the common side effects of using Caditam?
The most common side effects associated with Caditam include menopausal symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats, sleep disturbance, vaginal irritation, loss of sex drive and mood changes. It may also cause fluid retention, vaginal discharge, indigestion, nausea, and changes in your periods. If any of these bother you, consult with your doctor.

Products for Caditam

Caditam 20mg Tablet
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Caditam 10mg Tablet
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