Aromasin - Exemastane

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30 Tablets Aromasin Tablets - Exemestane $4.95 $148.35
90 Tablets Aromasin Tablets - Exemestane $4.46 $401.35


Description of Aromasin:

Aromasin is a wonderful drug that manages breast cancer in women by lowering the estrogen level in postmenopausal women. It contains Exemestane as its chief active constituent which exerts its effect by slowing the lowering the estrogen, which stops  the growth of a few kinds of cancer that thrive on it. Aromasin is often given to women in whom cancer has not been contained even after surgery, radiation or other methods.

How Aromasin works inside the body?

Exemestane anti-estrogen class of drug also known as known as aromatase inhibitors. Cancer cells which have estrogen receptors are called ER-positive. Exemestane is an irreversible, inhibitor of enzyme Aromatase type 1, it acts by forming a false substrate for the enzyme and processes a substrate that binds irreversibly to the enzyme and neutralizes its functioning. This way it stops androgen from being converted into estrogen.

Dosing schedule of Aromasin:

Aromasin is a tablet preparation that is meant to be taken with water, it is available in 25mg of dosing strength. For the treatment of early and advanced breast cancer, a patient needs to take one 25mg tablet daily after a meal. For the patients taking this drug concomitantly with Rifampicin or Phenytoin, the recommended dose is 50mg per day. Try your best to take the medicine at the same time each day. This is the most recommended dosage, it is not an alternative to doctors prescription.

Drug interaction of Aromasin:

Certain drugs that may increase the side effects or reduce the action potential of this drug when taken concomitantly are

  • Lisinopril
  • Lorazepam
  • Gabapentin
  • Levothyroxine
  • Everolimus
  • Esomeprazole

Contraindication of Aromasin:

Certain medical cases which do not tolerate the use of this drug are

  • Hepatic disorder
  • Renal disorder

Side effects related to Aromasin therapy:

The most common side effects that bother a few of the users of Aromasin are difficult urination, sore throat, headache, nausea, diarrhea and weight gain.

Precautionary measures to be taken care of:
  • Do not use this drug if you are pregnant or can become pregnant. You need to be sure that you are at the menopausal stage and should discuss all the aspects of this therapy with the doctor.
  • Aromasin should be used without a gap, to make the most of it. The therapy usually runs for five years, you should get your stock refilled before it runs out and you should not miss a dose, if you do, do not take two doses at the same time, discuss this aspect with the doctor.   You may need to keep taking take this medicine for up to 5 years.
  • Aromasin has the ability to decrease the bone mineral density, which can lead to osteoporosis. Take this aspect under consideration.
  • Exemestane passes into body fluid like urine, feces, vomit,  it is important for the caregivers to wear gloves while catering to such patients.

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