FAQs ABOUT FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET
What is FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET used for?
FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET is used in the treatment of prostate cancer, which is a type of cancer that occurs in the gland cells of prostate gland (male reproductive organ). It is also used after surgical castration in affected individuals to treat prostate cancer.
What are the common side effects of taking FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET are enlarged/painful/tender breast tissue, increased appetite, difficulty sleeping, sleepiness, tiredness, diarrhoea, and/or nausea. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects worsens.
How FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET works?
FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET works by binding to androgen receptors in prostate cancer cells which blocks synthesis of testosterone (male sex hormone) needed for cancer cells to grow resulting in its blockade of growth and spread of cancer to different parts of the body thus treating prostate cancer in affected individuals.
How FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET should be taken?
Take FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicines with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Can FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET be used in pregnant and breastfeeding women?
No, FLUTATEC 250MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant and breast-feeding women since it is intended to be used only in men. Consult your doctor before taking the medicine.