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The Brand Name ANOLET Has Generic Salt :: LETROZOLE 

ANOLET  Is From Company SVIZERA HC. Priced :: Rs. 199

ANOLET have LETROZOLE is comes under Sub class Anti Neoplastic Agents of  Main Class Anti Neoplastic Agents

Main Medicine Class:: Anti Neoplastic Agents  Sub Medicine Class :: Anti Neoplastic Agents 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
LETROZOLE  TAB  Rs. 199  5
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 5
 ANOLET  SVIZERA HC.  5MG  5 Rs. 199

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From SVIZERA HC. :: ANOLET  LETROZOLE  Anti Neoplastic Agents Anti Neoplastic Agents

Indications for Drugs ::

Breast cancer

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO Adjuvant therapy for post menopausal women with hormone receptor positive early breast cancer; Advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women 2.5 mg once daily. Hepatic impairment: Reduce dose by 50% in patients with cirrhosis and severe hepatic impairment; recommended dose: 2.5 mg on alternate days.

Contraindication ::

Premenopausal women and children; hypersensitivity.

Drug Precautions ::

Severe renal impairment; severe hepatic impairment; osteoporosis. Caution when driving or operating machinery.

Drug Side Effects ::

Hot flushes, arthralgia, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, headache, dyspepsia, constipation, diarrhoea, anorexia, alopoecia, increased sweating, rash, peripheral oedema, osteoporosis, musculoskeletal pain, vaginal irritation. Potentially Fatal: Thromboembolic events.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

5

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Letrozole competitively binds to the heme group of aromatase, a cytochrome P450 enzyme which catalyzes conversion of androgen to oestrogen, leading to inhibition of the enzyme and a significant reduction in plasma oestrogen levels.

Drug Interactions ::

Plasma levels reduced by tamoxifen.

 

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