Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s

 11,968.00

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Drug Strength: 50 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 28s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Casodex tablet contains Bicalutamide | belongs to Anti-androgen

SKU: pg_3773_5007 Categories: ,

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    How it works

    Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s works by blocking the effect of androgen (a male hormone), to stop the growth and spread of cancer cells.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s

    • Hypersensitivity severe
    • Abdominal pain
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Flu like symptoms severe
    • Unusual bleeding or bruising severe
    • Loss of appetite severe
    • Yellowing of skin and eyes severe
    • Difficulty with passing uine severe
    • Gynacomastia severe
    • Difficulty in breathing severe

    Uses of Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Prostate cancer

      This medicine is used in the treatment of prostate cancer along with a <gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist such as leuprolide or goserelin.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.

    • Duration of Effect

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendencies were reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in women.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in women.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s or any other components present along with it.

    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in women.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use in women.

    General Warnings
    • Use in females

      This medicine is not recommended for use in female patients.

    • Contraception

      Effective contraception methods must be used during treatment with this medicine and until 130 days after stopping the therapy.

    • Use in pediatrics

      This medicine is not recommended for use in children and adolescents.

    • Diabetes Mellitus

      The combination of Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s and GnRH agonists should be used with caution in patients with a history of diabetes mellitus due to the increased risk of elevated blood glucose levels. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for these patients.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Pimozide severe
    • Leflunomide severe
    • Lomitapide severe

    General Instructions

    Take This medicine as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Other details

    • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • May cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    what are the adverse effects of Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s?

    Hot flushes, pruritus, breast tenderness, gynaecomastia, nausea, asthaenia, dry skin, hepatic changes (frequently transient). Vomiting, diarrhoea. Rarely angina, heart failure, conduction disturbances, arrhythmia, thrombocytopenia. Abdominal pain, depression, dyspepsia, alopecia, hair regrowth, haematuria, dry skin, decreased libido, impotence, weight gain.

    What happens if I miss a dose of Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s?

    Adults: Treatment of advanced prostatic cancer in combination with LHRH analogue therapy or surgical castration: 50 mg daily commencing at least 3 days before starting LHRH analogue or at same time as surgical castration.
    Immediate therapy in localised prostate cancer either alone or as an adjunct to radical prostatectomy or radiotherapy or when surgical castration or other medical intervention is inappropriate: 150 mg daily taken continuously daily for at least 2 yr or until disease progression.
    Children: Not applicable.

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Casodex tablet 50 mg 28’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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