Casodex

Generic Casodex

(Bicalutamide)

Generic Casodex for the treatment of prostate cancer and hirsutism in men.

Package
Price
Per Pills
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50 mg x 10 pills
$55.99
$5.60
$0.00
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50 mg x 30 pills
$134.99
$4.50
$33.00
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50 mg x 60 pills
$241.99
$4.03
$94.20
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50 mg x 90 pills
$326.99
$3.63
$177.30
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Product Description

Generic Casodex belongs to a group of medications named anti-androgens and is used for the treatment of prostate cancer.

The active ingredient is Bicalutamide.

Common use.

Generic Casodex may be administered in 2 ways:

  1. either like a monotherapy at various phases of cancer, named "locally advanced'
  2. or as a part of an associated therapy in phases named "advanced" together with other treatments like: surgical castration or drugs which reduce the quantity of androgens in the body.

Administration and dosage.

You should always take medications as prescribed by your healthcare professional. Depending on your health state the daily dosage is either 1 pill of 50mg of Bicatulamide (in associated therapy) or 3 pills (in monotherapy).

The pills should be swallowed entirely with a glass of water, regardless the meal time.

Precautions and warnings.

Please be very careful as Generic Casodex might make you feel dizzy or drowsy. If you experience such side effects it is dangerous to drive and use machinery.

Take into consideration that Generic Casodex contains lactose. If you are allergic to it, please discuss with your doctor.

Contraindications.

You must not take Generic Casodex in the following cases, unless being under medical supervision:

  1. allergy to bicalutamide or to any other compound present in Casodex
  2. women, children or teenagers
  3. if you are taking drugs containing terfenadine, astemizole or cisapride
  4. liver and kidney disorders
  5. digestive tract disorders
  6. cardiovascular diseases
  7. diabetes

Side effects.

As all the drugs Generic Casodex may lead to some undesirable effects:

  1. breast hypersensitivity or volume increase
  2. weakness
  3. temporary skin eruptions
  4. flushing
  5. dizziness
  6. blood in the urine
  7. nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain
  8. decreased libido
  9. hair loss
  10. flatulence

Drug interaction.

It is extremely important to inform your medical expert about all the drugs you have been using recently, are using at the time being or must take in the nearest future. Don’t omit the OTC drugs, herbals and vitamins. Generic Casodex interacts with:

  1. drugs for preventing blood clots formation like warfarin
  2. drugs for treating hay fever or allergy like astemizole or terfenadine
  3. drugs for alleviating stomach disorders, for example cisapride
  4. ciclosporine- it is used for supressing the activity of the immune system for preventing the refusal of a transplanted organ
  5. alpha-blockers
  6. drugs for treating stomach ulcers, for example cimetidine
  7. antifungal drugs like ketoconazole

Missed dose.

It is a good habit to take the drugs at the same hour every day. If you miss one of the doses you can take it as soon as you remember about it, unless it’s time for the next scheduled dose. You must never take double doses to make up for the omitted one.

Overdose.

In case of an overdose of Generic Casodex you should go to the nearest poison center or to your doctor and take the package with the drugs with you.