FDA Approved: * June 28, 2010 Pharm Company: *SYNTHON PHARMS Category:Cancer
Anastrozole, sold under the brand name Arimidex among others, is a medication used in addition to other treatments for breast cancer. Specifically it is used for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer. It has also been used to prevent breast cancer in those at high risk. It is taken by mouth.
Common side effects of anastrozole include hot flashes, altered mood, joint pain, and nausea.[7&...
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