Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Generic Name: Tamoxifen
|Strength||Per Unit Price||Price|
|10MG (30 PILLS)||$0.80||$24|
|10MG (60 PILLS)||$0.45||$48 $27
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|10MG (90 PILLS)||$0.34||$72 $30.6
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|10MG (120 PILLS)||$0.30||$96 $36
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|10MG (300 PILLS)||$0.21||$240 $63
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|10MG (500 PILLS)||$0.18||$400 $91.5
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|10MG (600 PILLS)||$0.17||$480 $103
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|Strength||Per Unit Price||Price|
|20MG (30 PILLS)||$0.85||$25.5|
|20MG (60 PILLS)||$0.49||$51 $29.4
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|20MG (90 PILLS)||$0.42||$77 $37.8
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|20MG (120 PILLS)||$0.40||$102 $48
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|20MG (150 PILLS)||$0.38||$128 $57
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|20MG (180 PILLS)||$0.35||$153 $63
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|20MG (240 PILLS)||$0.33||$204 $79.2
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|20MG (270 PILLS)||$0.32||$230 $85.05
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|20MG (300 PILLS)||$0.31||$255 $91.76
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THERAPEUTIC USES.: -
Tamoxifen (generic name) belongs to a class of medication is called selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERM). It is a prescription drug which is sold under the brand name -Nolvadex (Trade name). Healthcare specialist may use the trade name when prescriber referring to the generic drug name. It is used for the treatment of some types of breast cancer in men and women. It is available tablet formulation for oral use.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE.:-
Ø Take Tamoxifen exactly as prescribed by the doctor.
Ø Do not take this medicine in a smaller or larger amount or for longer than recommended.
Ø The dosage of the drug depends on the weight, age, height or medical condition of the patient and depend on many factors, then your prescriber will determine your dose schedule.
What if you miss a dose Tamoxifen.:-
If you miss or forget a dose of Tamoxifen, take it as soon as possible, if it almost time for your next schedule. Skip the forgotten dose and go back to your normal schedule. Don’t take a double dose to make up for forgotten or missed dose.
How Tamoxifen works.:-
It binds to estrogen receptor, resulting in a reduced DNA polymerase activity and decreased estrogen response.
Tamoxifen side effects.:-
Tamoxifen may cause some side effects; however, you should always tell your health care specialist if you experience any unusual symptoms.
Ø Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea
Ø Pain or reddening around the tumor site
Ø Excessive tiredness
Ø Weight loss or weight gain
Ø Irregular menses
Ø Vision problems
Ø Loss of appetite
WARNING & PRECAUTIONS
Before taking Tamoxifen to talk to your doctor, if you have or had any of the following conditions.:-
Ø Liver(Hepatotoxicity), Kidney, or heart disease
Ø High cholesterol or triglycerides
Ø A history of stroke or blood clot
Ø A history of cataract
PREGNANCY AND BREAST-FEEDING.:-
Let your doctor know before taking this medicine, if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant and if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Let your doctor know if you ever had any kind of kidney diseases.
Let your doctor know if you ever had any kind of liver(Hepatotoxicity) diseases.
Please consult your doctor if you are consuming alcohol. It is good to avoid alcohol while using Tamoxifen medication.
Interactions with this medication.:-
For informational purposes only. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicine including OTC or any herbal supplement.
Drugs that may interact with Tamoxifen include.:-
Ø An antifungals such as terbinafine,fluconazole
Ø HIV or AIDS medicine such as delavirdine or ritonavir.
Ø Medicine to treat psychiatric disorders aripiprazole , chlorpromazine , fluphenazine ,and haloperidol.
Ø Anti-malaria medication such as chloroquine , pyrimethamine , or quinine.
Ø An antidepressant such as bupropion, clomipramine , desipramine, duloxetine , fluoxetine.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The knowledge provided is meant to raise an understanding of knowledge regarding wellbeing and does not recommend medication or evaluation. Such material is not a substitution for clinical medical treatment and can not be taken as suggesting or advising that it is healthy, acceptable or efficient for you to take the medication. Consult a health care provider and specialist for psychological therapy and diagnosis.