What is Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet and how does it work?
Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet 30’s contains Bicalutamide, an anticancer medicine that acts by blocking the actions of androgens (male hormones) like testosterone, slowing or stopping the growth of prostate cancer cells, and finally shrinking the prostate tumor.
What is the purpose of bicalutamide 50 mg?
Bicalutamide is a medication that is used to treat prostate cancer. This medicine slows the growth of cancer cells by suppressing the action of male hormones in the prostate women and children should not take this drug.
What is the purpose of Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet Tabi tablets?
Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet Tabi is used in males with stage D2 metastatic prostate cancer (cancer that has spread) in combination with a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) analog (eg, goserelin or leuprolide). Antiandrogens are a class of drugs that includes bicalutamide.
What happens if I don’t take Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet Tabi anymore?
Official response. It takes about 30 days for the majority of Casodex (bicalutamide) to be eliminated from your body after you stop taking it. It will take longer if you have significant liver disease (up to 50 days).
Is it safe to drink alcohol when on bicalutamide?
Bicalutamide 50mg Tablet Tabi is typically taken once a day, about the same time every day. When you drink alcohol while taking bicalutamide, your face may flush excessively. If this becomes a problem, don’t consume alcohol.
Is it possible for bicalutamide to create confusion?
Casodex treatment might induce dizziness, disorientation, or drowsiness. Patients should use caution when participating in tasks that require mental awareness, such as driving (until the response or effects to the drug are known).
Is bicalutamide a blood sugar raiser?
- This medication may increase the risk of high blood sugar (diabetes).
- Consult your physician. Consult your doctor if you have excessive blood sugar (diabetes).
- As instructed by your doctor, check your blood sugar. For more details Click Here.
What does hormone therapy do to a man?
Hormone therapy reduces testosterone levels in the body, which affects your ability to get and keep an erection. After the treatment, this may improve between 3 to 12 months. Erection issues might be permanent for some guys. It is dependent on the drug and how long you have been using it.