Aromatin 1 is used alone or with other treatments, such as surgery or radiation, to treat early breast cancer in postmenopausal women. It can also be us... View More
Uses of Aromatin 1
Side effects of Aromatin 1
How to use Aromatin 1
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. Aromatin 1 may be taken wi... View More
How Aromatin 1 works
Aromatin 1 is an aromatase inhibitor. It works by lowering the amount of estrogen (natural female hormone) produced in the body. This can lower or stop ... View More
What if you forget to take Aromatin 1?
If you miss a dose of Aromatin 1, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to you... View More
Oral Advanced or locally advanced breast cancer, Adjuvant treatment in early breast cancer Adult: In postmenopausal women: 1 mg daily. Adjuvant treatm... View More
Efficacy decreased by oestrogens. Plasma concentrations decreased by tamoxifen.
Moderate or severe hepatic impairment, hyperlipidaemias. Laboratory test for menopause if status is doubtful. Bone mass density test should be conducted... View More
Anastrozole prevents conversion of androstenedione to estrone and testosterone to oestradiol by inhibiting aromatase, thus leading to significantly redu... View More
Mode of Action
May be taken with or without food.
Breast cancer, Ovulation induction
Pregnancy Category Note
>10% Hot flashes (12-36%),Vasodilation (25-36%),Fatigue (19%),Mood disturbances (19%),Nausea and vomiting (19%),Weakness (16-19%),Arthritis (17%),Pain ... View More
Pregnancy. Hypersensitivity, premenopausal women.
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