FAQs ABOUT LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET
Q: How does LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET works?
A: LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET contains Letrozole which is an aromatase inhibitor acts by blocking the actions of an enzyme called aromatase in the body which is involved in the production of estrogen. This suppresses the release of excessive estrogen in the body that triggers breast cancer. As a result, it slows down from growing and spreading to other parts of the body.
Q: Can I take LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET during breastfeeding?
A: No. LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET is not recommended for use in breast-feeding women. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking.
Q: Can LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET cause headache?
A: Yes. LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET may cause headache in some individuals. If you experience headache, rest and relax. Drink plenty of fluids such as water or electrolytes. Apply a pain-relieving balm on the head if required. Consult your doctor if your headache worsens.
Q: Can LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET increase the risk of infections?
A: LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET may cause a drop in the number of white blood cells in the body and may weaken your immune system. As a result, you may be at greater risk of getting infected while taking LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET. To avoid this, your doctor will regular monitor your blood counts as a precaution. However, inform your doctor if you experience any signs of infection such as fever.
Q: Can the use of LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET make me feel tired?
A: Yes. LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET may make you feel tired easily. This is because, it reduces the levels of red blood cells in your blood and may make you anaemic. Consult your doctor if you experience tiredness after taking LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET. Tiredness can also occur if you have any pre-existing disease conditions such as liver or kidney impairment while taking this medicine.
Q: Can I drive a car after taking LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET?
A: LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET may make you feel tired, dizzy, or drowsy. Therefore, do not drive or operate any heavy tools or machines if your ability is affected by LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET.
Q: How to take LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET?
A: Take LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.
Q: What should I do if I forget to take a dose of LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET?
A: If you forget to take a dose of LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET, or vomited immediately after taking the dose, take it as soon as you remember. Do not take the medicine twice to make up for the forgotten dose.
Q: How to control nausea caused due to LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET?
A: Generally, anticancer medicines are associated with uncontrollable nausea and vomiting. To avoid this, your doctor would prescribe a suitable medicine to control them along with LETRODAC 2.5MG TABLET. If not, consult your doctor for a suitable anti-emetic medicine. Do not self-treat nausea.