Femara (Letrozole)

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Dr. Shruthi Shridhar

Reviewed by : Dr. Shruthi Shridhar

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Therapeutic Class: Cancer Care: Femara (Letrozole)

Active Ingredient: The active ingredient in this medicine includes Letrozole.

Drug Information: This medication is often prescribed for the treatment of certain types of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Estrogen, a natural hormone found in the body, is responsible for the growth of some breast cancer. Letrozole, the active ingredient in this medicine, reduces the estrogen in the body and helps prevent the cancer from reappearing.

How should I use Femara?

Usually this medication needs to be taken once a day with or without food, as prescribed by your healthcare provider. The Femara dosage and your medical condition determine its dosage. Since letrozole is used for the treatment of breast cancer, seek medical assistance without delay in case you notice new breast lump.

Please note that this drug can be absorbed through lungs and skin, therefore pregnant women need to be extra cautious while handling this medication.

Overdose: If you think you have taken overdose of this drug and feeling some signs of side effects, call a poison control center right away. Never share your medication with others as it is prescribed to you on the basis of your medical condition.

What if I miss a dose of Femara?

If you have forgotten to take a dose of Femara, take it instantly as you recollect. If it is near the time of your next dose, better skip the missed dose and resume your daily dosing schedule. Do not take double dose at the same time to catch up with the missed dose.

Taking your medication at the same time and as prescribed proves to be very beneficial.

What may interact with Femara (Letrozole)?

Some of the medications should not be taken together. Therefore, always keep your doctor informed about the drugs you use including prescription/non-prescription drugs and herbal supplements. Some of the medications that may interact with letrozole and cause serious side effects are tamoxifen, selected immunosuppressants, efalizumab, natalizumab and selected multiple sclerosis agents, among others.

Above mentioned list does not contain all possible drug interactions.

What side effects may I notice from receiving Femara (Letrozole)?

Call your doctor right away if any of these side effects are beyond control. Some of the possible side effects include:

  • Unusual sweating
  • Nausea
  • Trouble sleeping
  • muscle pain
  • Hot flashes
  • Blurred vision
  • Depression
  • Swelling of arms and legs
  • Dark urine
  • Yellowing eyes
  • Coughing up blood
  • Shortness of breath
  • Confusion
  • Slurred speech
  • Weakness on the one side of the body
  • Severe headache, etc.

What should I tell my healthcare provider before I take Femara (Letrozole)?

Informing doctor about your medical history and allergies (if any) are very important. If you ever had bone problem, high cholesterol, blood clots, heart disease or liver problem, you need to be extra cautious while taking Femara. This medication must not be used during pregnancy due to its side effects in an unborn baby. Consult your doctor regarding letrozole if you are breastfeeding.

Is it safe to buy Letrozole from a Online Pharmacy?

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