Anastrozole
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Anastrozole?

(an AS troe zole)

• This medicine is used to treat breast cancer in postmenopausal females.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have high cholesterol or are taking a cholesterol-lowering agent, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have osteoporosis, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have any circulation problems, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Flushing. Wearing layers of clothes or summer clothes and cool environment may help.

• Feeling tired...

 
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