Xbira 250mg tablet
Brand: Cipla Ltd
Use:Uses: This medicine is used for the treatment of Prostate cancer How Abiraterone works: Abiraterone 250 mg works as an anti-cancer medication. It works by stopping the body from producing testosterone (male hormone), thereby slowing the growth of prostate cancer.
Molecule: Abiraterone 250mg
Side Effects: - Joint pain Swelling of legs Headache Tiredness Flu-like symptoms Vomiting Nausea Decreased potassium level in blood Hot flushes Anemia (low number of red blood cells) Diarrhea Increased blood lipid level High blood pressure Cough
When not to use: -
Pregnancy: Abiraterone 250 mg is unsafe to use during pregnancy. There is a significant adverse effect on the fetus. Discuss the benefits and risks with your doctor before taking the medication.
Lactation: Abiraterone 250 mg is unsafe to use during breast-feeding. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby. Let your doctor know that you are breastfeeding before taking this medication.
Kidney: Abiraterone 250 mg is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Dosage to be taken as per the doctor’s recommendation. Liver: Abiraterone 250 mg should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dosage to be taken as per the doctor’s recommendation.