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AROMASIN 25MG TABLET_1
AROMASIN 25MG TABLET_2
AROMASIN 25MG TABLET_1
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Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Salt Composition : Exemestane

Manufacturer : PFIZER LTD

Origin of Medicine : United States of America

MRP: 5873.47
Price :4992
You Save :881 (15%)

15 Tablet(s) In A Strip

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Program Overview: PFIZER LTD, Patient Assistance Program (PAP), is dedicated to helping patients in need of the Aromasin 25mg Tablet. The program aims to provide eligible patients with access to the medication at a more affordable cost.

Program Benefits: Patient assistance programs (PAPs) are sponsored by pharmaceutical companies, and are an important step towards lowering overall therapy costs for patients. The purpose of these initiatives is to provide financial assistance to patients so they can obtain drugs at low or no cost. MrMed will guide you through the procedure and ensure you receive your PAP medication correctly. 

Contact us for the latest updates on this exclusive offer. 

Eligibility Criteria: To qualify for the Aromasin Patient Assistance Program (PAP), you must meet specific criteria, including having a valid prescription for Exemestane 25mg from a medical oncologist and being an Indian patient with a valid identity card. Eligibility is determined based on the diagnosed condition and program-specific requirements.

Contact Information: If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, our dedicated patient support team is here to help. You can reach us by phone at 89391 69999 or email us at [email protected].

Please note that MrMed is not involved in the PAP program. They offer free consultations to patients to provide information about the program. Patients eligible for the PAP program by Pfizer can avail of it without having to purchase the medication from MrMed.

Patient Assistance Programs

Program Overview: PFIZER LTD, Patient Assistance Program (PAP), is dedicated to helping patients in need of the Aromasin 25mg Tablet. The program aims to provide eligible patients with access to the medication at a more affordable cost.

Program Benefits: Patient assistance programs (PAPs) are sponsored by pharmaceutical companies, and are an important step towards lowering overall therapy costs for patients. The purpose of these initiatives is to provide financial assistance to patients so they can obtain drugs at low or no cost. MrMed will guide you through the procedure and ensure you receive your PAP medication correctly. 

Contact us for the latest updates on this exclusive offer. 

Eligibility Criteria: To qualify for the Aromasin Patient Assistance Program (PAP), you must meet specific criteria, including having a valid prescription for Exemestane 25mg from a medical oncologist and being an Indian patient with a valid identity card. Eligibility is determined based on the diagnosed condition and program-specific requirements.

Contact Information: If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, our dedicated patient support team is here to help. You can reach us by phone at 89391 69999 or email us at [email protected].

Please note that MrMed is not involved in the PAP program. They offer free consultations to patients to provide information about the program. Patients eligible for the PAP program by Pfizer can avail of it without having to purchase the medication from MrMed.

Introduction to Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Aromasin 25mg tablet is an anticancer drug with the active ingredient Exemestane. It belongs to the medication class known as aromatase inhibitors. In postmenopausal women, it is used to treat hormone-dependent early breast cancer after completing 2-3 years of treatment with Tamoxifen. In addition, it also treats hormone-dependent advanced breast cancer.  Cancer is a disorder in which cells multiply in an uncontrolled and abnormal manner. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Exemestane or any of the other ingredients of this medicine and if you have not been through the menopause stage, also if you think you are pregnant or breastfeeding. 

Aromasin 25mg tablet is not recommended for adolescents and children under the age of 18. Inform your doctor before starting the treatment, if you have problems with your liver or kidney or if you have a history of the bone condition as this medicine can make you lose mineral content and decrease its strength. Inform your doctor if you take any other medicine while under this treatment. Regular checking will be conducted to monitor the vitamin D level, if your level is below normal you will be given vitamin D.  You need to tell your doctor about all the medications you are taking recently before taking this medicine. Use effective birth control during the treatment with this medicine. 


Uses of Aromasin 25mg Tablet

  • Breast cancer

Therapeutic Effects of Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Aromasin 25mg inhibits the enzyme aromatase, which is responsible for the conversion of androgens (male hormones) to estrogen (female hormones). By inhibiting aromatase, Aromasin 25mg reduces the levels of estrogen in the body. This can stop or reduce the growth of different hormone-sensitive breast cancer cells, which depends on estrogen. 


Interaction of Aromasin 25mg Tablet with other drugs

Inform your healthcare provider about all your medicines, including prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications may interact such as Rifampicin, Carbamazepine, or phenytoin, and St. John Wort interacts with Aromasin 25mg and reduce effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Aromasin 25mg Tablet

  • Keep the tablets away from light and moisture.
  • Keep the tablets out of the reach of children and animals.
  • This medicine does not require any special storage conditions.

How to consume Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Swallow the tablet whole with water. The usual recommended dose is one tablet daily. Avoid chewing, breaking, or crushing it. Your physician will choose the dosage and administration frequency based on the medical condition because it differs for each person.


Safety Advices for Aromasin 25mg Tablet

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Pregnancy

  

Do not take this Aromasin 25mg if you are pregnant because it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Consult your doctor before starting the treatment. 

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Breast Feeding

  

It is unsafe to breastfeed while taking Aromasin 25mg because it can cause toxicity to the baby. Please consult your physician for more advice.

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Lungs

  

It is unknown if patients with lung conditions can consume Aromasin 25mg. So, before beginning the treatment, consult your doctor if you have any lung conditions.

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Liver

  

Inform your physician about any underlying liver disorders before taking Aromasin 25mg, as this medication should be used with caution in liver disease patients.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown if drinking alcohol while taking an Aromasin 25mg tablet is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

Aromasin 25mg may affect the ability to drive in some patients. Hence, it is advised to avoid driving if you feel tired or weak while taking this injection.


Side Effects of Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Side effects are unwanted symptoms produced by medication. Even though all medications cause side effects, not everyone gets them. 

Serious

  • Lowered white blood cell (leukopenia)
  • Reduction of platelets in the blood
  • Allergic reaction
  • Difficulty in breathing 

Common

  • Numbness and hand pain (Carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Depression
  • High levels of liver enzymes
  • Diarrhea, Nausea
  • Depression
  • Joint and back pain
  • Fatigue
  • Abdomen pain
  • Swelling in hands and feets
  • Muscle pain
  • Tingling, pain, coldness, weakness in parts of the hand.

Word of Advice

It is advised to inform your doctor if you have a history of liver or kidney diseases. Aromasin 25mg reduces levels of the estrogen hormone. You can have weaker bones that are more likely to break. Do not get pregnant or breastfeed. Use effective contraception throughout the treatment. 


FAQs

Q 1. Can Aromasin 25mg cause bone disease?

Aromasin 25mg can weaken your bones and increase your risk of fractures (a condition called osteoporosis). Your provider might ask you to do a bone mineral density (BMD) test while taking this medicine to ensure that your bones are healthy and strong.

Q 2. Will it affect my contraception or fertility?

Aromasin 25mg is generally given to you only if you have gone through menopause. However, some people find that they start to have periods again after taking this medicine. If this happens to you, it’s important to use reliable contraception. Talk to your doctor if your periods start again or if there is any chance that you maybe are pregnant. This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy.

Q 3. Can Aromasin 25mg be used in men?

Aromasin 25mg is not approved for use in men, as it is specifically designed to treat hormone receptor-positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women.

Q 4. Are there any drug interactions with Aromasin 25mg?

Yes, Aromasin 25mg may interact with certain medications, including tamoxifen, estrogen-containing products, and certain antibiotics. inform your healthcare provider of all medications you are taking, including over-the-counter medications and supplements, before starting treatment with this medicine.

Q 5. Can Aromasin 25mg cause any kidney-related problems?

Care has to be given if you have any kidney-based problems. Inform your doctor if you have any history of kidney problems


Fact Box of Aromasin 25mg Tablet

Molecule name: Exemestane

Therapeutic class: Anti-Cancer

Pharmacological class: Aromatase Inhibitor

Indication: Hormone-dependent breast cancer.


References

  1. Zentiva Pharma UK limited, Electronic medicines compendium (EMC), [Revised on July 2022] [Accessed on 21st April 2023], Exemestane 25mg film-coated tablets - Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) - (emc) (medicines.org.uk)
  2. Edward Chu, Cancer Chemotherapy, Lange’s Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, 14th Edition, 2018, 948-976.

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