Exemestane

FDA Approved: * April 1, 2011
Pharm Company: * ROXANE
Category: Cancer

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... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Exemestane 25
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 47781-108
Labeler:
Alvogen Inc.
Exemestane 2858
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 59762-2858
Labeler:
Greenstone LLC
Exemestane 25
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 44278-025
Labeler:
Eirgen Pharma Ltd
Exemestane 25
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 60687-132
Labeler:
American Health Packaging
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0054-0080
Labeler:
Roxane Laboratories, Inc
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 0378-5001
Labeler:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0832-0595
Labeler:
Upsher-smith Laboratories, Inc.
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 50090-5193
Labeler:
A-s Medication Solutions
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 51991-005
Labeler:
Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Exemestane 25 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated
NDC: 59651-516
Labeler:
Aurobindo Pharma Limited

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