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AstraZeneca Casodex

  • 50mg
  • Availability: In Stock

Description

  • Bicalutamide, capsule treats prostate cancer. Bicalutamide is an active ingredient used in similar drugs like Casodex
  • Bicalutamide blocks action of male hormones in the prostate and slows down growth of cancer cells
  • The capsules are composed and made available as Casodex 50 mg,  Casodex 100 mg
  • Medicine is composed as white round conventional tablet and packed as 10 pills per blister pack
  • Effectiveness can be observed within two weeks of treatment

Directions for Use
Casodex
should be taken with or without food, once a day

Do's and Don'ts

  • Do not take Casodex for longer time than prescribed
  • Patients having liver disorder, heart disease or diabetes must avoid this medicine
  • Skip the missed dose. Take next dose at regular time
  • Capsule should not be crushed or chewed

Side Effects

        Common side effects:

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach upset
  • Sudden weight loss/ gain
  • Headache
  • Irregular sleep
  • Drowsiness or dizziness
  • Hot flashes
  • breast swelling or tenderness or pain

Rare side effects:

  • Continuous vomiting
  • loss of appetite
  • yellowing eyes/skin
  • Pain in stomach
  • Dark and thick urine
  • Breathing problem

       Serious side effects:

  • Increased thirst/urination
  • Decreased sexual ability/desire
  • Mood swings such as anxiety or depression
  • Swelling hands or ankles or feet
  • Coughing
  • Muscle weakness
  • Painful or bloody urination
  • Infections such as fever, chills, persistent sore throat

Precautions

  • Discuss with the physician in case allergic to some medicine
  • Limit alcoholic beverages
  • Pregnant woman should avoid this medicine
  • May not be safe for breastfeeding the woman
  • Limit from direct sunlight for longer time
  • Use sunscreen and wear protective clothes       

Storage

  • Store Bicalutamide at room temperature
  • Store it with its original packet
  • Do not freeze this medicine
  • Direct sunlight or moisture can be harmful for medicine
  • Keep it out of sight of children

Disposal

  • Discard Bicalutamide 50 mg in packed plastic bag
  • Do not flush medicine unless instructed

 

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