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GenericName : Letrozole Tablets
Manufacturer : Adley
Letrafem is used to treat certain types of breast cancer in womenwho have already stopped menstruating (postmenopausal). It is also used forwomen who have already had other cancer treatments (e.g., tamoxifen).
Female hormones that occur naturally in the body can increasethe growth of some breast cancers. Letrafem works by decreasing the amounts ofthese hormones in the body.
Letrafem is available only with your doctor's prescription.
HOWSHOULD I USE LETRAFEM?
Use Letrafem as directed by your doctor. Check the label on themedicine for exact dosing instructions.
§ § § If you miss a dose of Letrafem, take it assoon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed doseand go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Letrafem is used to treat breast cancer inwomen who have gone through menopause (time in life when a woman ceases to havea menstrual period). It is also used to prevent cancer reoccurrence orspreading to other parts of the body or after 5 years of tamoxifen therapy.
The most serious adverse reactions from the use of Letrafem are:
â€¢ Bone effects
â€¢ Increases in cholesterol
Because clinical trials are conducted under widely varyingconditions, adverse reactions rates observed in the clinical trials of a drugcannot be directly compared to rates in the clinical trials of another drug andmay not reflect the rates observed in practice.