Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg Xbira
Trade Name: Xbira
Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
What is the purpose of abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg?
Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg is a medication that is used in conjunction with prednisone to treat prostate cancer that has progressed to other regions of the body. Abiraterone belongs to the class of drugs known as androgen biosynthesis inhibitors. It works by reducing the amounts of certain hormones in the body.
Is abiraterone a type of chemotherapy?
Zytiga (abiraterone acetate) is a hormone medication that is used in conjunction with prednisone to treat men who have prostate cancer that has progressed to other parts of their bodies (metastasized). Zytiga is not a type of chemotherapy, despite the fact that it is used to treat cancer.
What are the abiraterone acetate side effects?
- Bladder discomfort.
- Face, arms, hands, lower legs, or foot bloating or swelling
- Urine that is crimson or cloudy.
- Fracture or bone discomfort
- Pain or discomfort in the chest.
- urinary incontinence, platelet
- Urination that is difficult, scorching, or painful.
- Rapid, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse.
How long will you be able to survive on Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg?
In trials, abiraterone acetate has been shown to increase life expectancy. After three years, roughly 50 out of 100 men who received normal treatment were still alive, while 70 out of 100 men who received abiraterone were still alive. those who had acetate treatment were still alive after the same time period.
What is the efficacy of Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg?
After a median follow-up of 30.4 months, men who took abiraterone had a 38 percent lower risk of death than those who received placebos.
What is the effect of Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg on the liver?
Background: For patients with metastatic CRPC, abiraterone acetate (abiraterone) in conjunction with prednisone is considered the standard of therapy. Abiraterone is seldom linked to liver damage, hence ALT and AST levels must be closely monitored.
Is it possible to drink when taking Abiraterone Acetate Tablets 250 mg?
The safety and effectiveness of abiraterone do not appear to be affected by the consumption of alcohol (in small doses). It is recommended that you use birth control while using abiraterone.
Is Abiraterone Tablets a source of fatigue?
In patients with mCRPC after docetaxel chemotherapy, abiraterone acetate plus prednisone were related to delayed tiredness progression and improvements in patient-reported fatigue outcomes when compared to prednisone alone. Abiraterone–prednisone was also linked to a faster recovery from exhaustion.
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