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Anastrozole- 10 Tablets



Anastrozole is a nonsteroidal aromatase inhibitor that effectively blocks estrogen synthesis. Furthermore, it is used as therapy for estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer. It primarily works by decreasing the amount of estrogen the body makes and can prevent the growth of many breast cancer cells that may expand with estrogen.

How does Anastrozole work? 

Anastrozole tablets help cure various issues. It lowers the portion of estrogen, a natural female hormone produced in the body. The growth of breast cancer cells can be reduced or stopped. As estrogen leads to the development of cancer cells, this medication can help reverse the effects.

How to use Anastrozole? 

Anastrozole is a tablet that is consumed orally. Follow the directions on the label. Take the pills once daily with or without food, as prescribed by your practitioner. 

Before you take Anastrozole, consult with your doctor and only follow the instructions as prescribed by them.

Expert guidance for Anastrozole 

  • The medicine is used for the treatment of hormone-dependent breast cancer.
  • Taking anastrozole may cause sleepiness and fatigue.
  • You should not take Anastrozole if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Nausea may also occur when you start taking this medication, if nausea occurs, please take the medication after a meal.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

Q. Is there any dietary plan I need to follow?
You can continue your regular diet plan if your physician does not advise otherwise.

Q. Can I take Anastrozole at night?
You can take Anastrozole any time of the day. Follow your physician’s advice and your prescription instructions.

Q. What are the severe side effects where I need to contact my doctor?
You must contact your doctor immediately if you face serious issues like severe vomiting or nausea, extreme pain, and weakness.

Q. Does Anastrozole cause hair loss?
Yes, this medication can lead to hair loss. However, it differs from person to person, and the prime factor of hair loss is the estrogen-lowering effect of Anastrozole tablets. You can consult a doctor if you are facing this issue.