Aromasin

Active Ingredient(s): Exemestane
FDA Approved: * October 21, 1999
Pharm Company: * PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN
Category: Cancer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Aromasin Overview

Exemestane, sold under the brand name Aromasin among others, is a medication used to treat breast cancer. It is a member of the class of antiestrogens known as aromatase inhibitors. Some breast cancers require estrogen to grow. Those cancers have estrogen receptors (ERs), and are called ER-positive. They may also be called estrogen-responsive, hormonally-responsive, or hormone-receptor-positive. Aromatase is an enzyme that synthesizes estrogen. Aromatase inhibitors block the synthesis of estr...

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Small Round tall off-white Pill marked with Kp

Found pills in my son's Rx bottles that don't look like they should. Small and round, but twice as tall as most pills of this size. Edge between top and side is a sharp 90 degree, not softly curved. Printed on one side Kp. ## I haven't located a photo of the pill in question, but have come across a pretty thorough description to compare with yours. Based on my research this could possibly be one of two pills with the same exact marking, similar physical appearance, and indications. Apparently KP stands for Kalpa Pharmaceuticals, a steroid manufacturer. And if you found these pills in your son's room then unfortunately this is what I would have assumed they are. Further research leads me to believe that these are either Aromasin or Nolvadex, both which are often used toge...

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Small round white pill with SX

What is this pill? It has SX imprinted on both sides with a line through the middle of the letters and the middle of the pill. ## Did you ever find out what this pill is? I too have this pill and don't know what it is. Please let me know asap, thank you! ## It is possibly 25mg aromodex (eximestane/aromasin) produced by an underground lab called sciroxx from somewhere in europe. They also make steroids.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Exemestane
  • Tablet: 25mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Aromasin: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0009-7663 Aromasin 25 mg Oral Tablet by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 54868-5261 Aromasin 25 mg Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Exemestane or a similar ingredient: (1 result)






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