Composition : Abiraterone Acetate 250mg
Manufacturer : Cadila Pharmaceuticals Limited
Packing : Pack of 120 Tablets
WHAT IS ABIRATERONE ACETATE?
Abretone (Abiraterone acetate) 250 mg Tablet is an anticancer drug used in men for the treatment of prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.
Abiraterone acetate (often shortened to abiraterone) is a hormonal therapy drug used to treat advanced prostate cancer in men whose cancer has spread to other parts of the body (advanced cancer). It can be used alone or alongside other types of treatment.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF ABIRATERONE ACETATE:
Stop using Abiraterone and call your doctor at once if you have:
swelling in your ankles or feet, pain in your legs; pain or burning when you urinate;
dangerously high blood pressure--severe headache, blurred vision, pounding in your neck or ears, nosebleed, anxiety, severe chest pain, shortness of breath;
high blood sugar--increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, weight loss;
liver problems--nausea, stomach pain, itching, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
Signs of low adrenal gland hormones--worsening tiredness or muscle weakness, feeling light-headed, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and weight loss.
Common side effects may include:
vomiting, diarrhea, painful or difficult urination;
Swelling; feeling weak, feeling very hot; joint pain or swelling; bruising; or cough, feeling short of breath.