altraz 1mg Tablet is used along with other therapies in the treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. This medicine is also used to treat women whose breast cancer has worsened after tamoxifen therapy.
Altraz 1Mg Tablet falls under a category of drugs known as aromatase inhibitor.It functions by lowering the estradiol concentrations in the blood which slows down the tumor growth and size.
On using Altraz 1Mg Tablet you may experience side effects such as muscle pain, breast pain, diarrhoea, constipation, cough, dizziness, flu-like symptoms, stomach pain, vomiting, difficulty with sleeping, weakness, rapid weight gain, reduced appetite, hives, headache, skin rash, numbness, irregular heartbeat, clouded thoughts, fever, chills, skin ulcers and swelling. Notify your doctor promptly should any of the allergic reaction show and worsen over time.
Before using this medication tell your doctor if; you are allergic to any ingredient contained with this tablet, you have any allergy to foods, medicines or substances, you are yet to go through menopause, you are taking any other medications especially those containing estrogen, you have history of liver problems/ heart diseases/ osteoporosis/ high cholesterol.
The dosage should be prescribed by the doctor based on your overall medical history, age and current condition. The usual dose in adults diagnosed with breast cancer is about 1 mg orally once per day.
How Does Medicine Works?
This tablet lowers the level of estrogen in menopausal women, thereby, reducing the risk of breast cancer. It judiciously blocks aromatase.Therefore, its prevention decreases the chances of tumor development.
Altraz Tablet is an aromatase inhibitor. It works by lowering the amount of estrogen (natural female hormone) produced in the body. This can lower or stop the growth of some breast cancer cells that need estrogen to grow.
How To Use Altraz 1mg Tablet
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. altraz Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
When not to Use?
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to anastrozole.
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to the increased risk of fetal harm.
Altraz 1 Mg Side effects
- Blurred vision
- Chest pain
- Shortness of breath
- Vaginal bleeding
- Hair loss
- Change in mood
- Hot flashes
- Loss of appetite
- Weight gain
- Joint pain
- Sore throat
- Stomach pain
Altraz 1 Mg Dosage
If a dose of this tablet is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Altraz 1 Mg Warnings
Warnings for special population
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.
altraz 1 is not recommended for use in premenopausal women with breast cancer.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with osteoporosis due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.
Altraz 1 Mg Interactions
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. altraz 1mg online advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
- Disease interactions
- Cardiovascular disease
This medicine should be used with caution in women with pre-existing ischemic heart disease due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.
altraz 1mg usa should be used with caution in patients with a history of hyperlipidemia due to the increased risk of further elevation of cholesterol levels.
This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a history of liver diseases due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.