Letroz 2.5 MG Tablet
The tablet comes under the class of aromatase inhibitor. It helps to cure treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. The medicine decreases the amount of estrogen in the body. It works as an effective remedy against infertility in women.
Before consuming the tablet, talk to you doctor if you are:
- Pregnant or breastfeeding a baby.
- Taking any prescriptive or over the counter drugs, herbal products or dietary supplements.
- Allergic to any kind of medicines, foods or substances.
- Suffering from menstrual periods or have not yet reached the stage of complete menopause.
The drug is utilized for the treatment of conditions like:
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medication lasts for an average duration of 2 days.
What is the onset of action?The onset of action of this medication can be observed in 2 to 6 weeks.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Letroz 2.5 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?It is advised not to miss any dose. If you missed any dose, you should contact your doctor immediately.
Are there any overdose instructions?Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
This tablet belongs to nonsteroidal aromatase inhibitors. It works by inhibiting the aromatase enzyme by competitively binding to the heme of the cytochrome P450 subunit of the enzyme, resulting in a reduction of estrogen biosynthesis in all tissues.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication reacts with Clopidogrel, Oxcarbazepine and Ethinyl Estradiol.
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