Arimidex 1 mg Tablets (generic name Anastrozole) that we provide are an aromatase-inhibiting drug used for the treatment of breast cancer after surgery as well as for metastasis in both pre & post-menopausal women. Arimidex 1 mg Tablets lower down the estrogen levels in postmenopausal women, which ultimately slow the growth of certain types of breast tumors. It is usually given to women whose cancer has progressed even after taking tamoxifen (Nolvadex, Soltamox).
ARIMIDEX is supplied in 30 tablets/bottle . Please take your medication as prescribed by your doctor.
General Tips for Taking Arimidex :
Take one tablet at the same time each day
If you forget to take a tablet, take one as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose
Do not take two tablets at once to make up for a missed dose
Always take ARIMIDEX as your doctor prescribes
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction to Arimidex :
swelling of your face
Call Your Doctor At Once if You have :
sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body;
sudden severe headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance;
a bone fracture;
nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
swelling in your hands or feet; or
severe skin reaction — fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes, skin pain, followed by a red or purple skin rash that spreads (especially in the face or upper body) and causes blistering and peeling.
Side Effects May Include :
weakness, hot flashes;
joint pain or stiffness, problems with your fingers while gripping