FAQs ABOUT CAPMIDE 40
Can CAPMIDE 40 cause confusion?
Yes, CAPMIDE 40 can develop a condition involving the brain called posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome. If you have seizures, increasing headache, confusion, blindness, or vision problems, please contact your doctor as soon as possible.
What if I forget to take CAPMIDE 40?
If you forget to take CAPMIDE 40 at the usual time, take it soon as you remember. If you forget it for the whole day, take it the following day. If you forget to take the medicine for more than one day, talk to your doctor immediately. Do not take a double dose.
Is CAPMIDE 40 a chemotherapy drug?
No, CAPMIDE 40 is not a chemotherapy drug despite being used to treat cancer. It is a type of hormone therapy that works to prevent prostate cancer cells from growing and spreading by blocking the action of a group of hormones called androgens.
Can CAPMIDE 40 be taken by a woman?
No. CAPMIDE 40 is not recommended for women. It is used to treat prostate cancer in men.