Fulvestrant

FDA Approved: * March 4, 2019
Pharm Company: * AMNEAL PHARMS CO
Category: Cancer

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



Fulvestrant Overview

Fulvestrant, sold under the brand name Faslodex among others, is a medication used to treat hormone receptor (HR)-positive metastatic breast cancer in postmenopausal women with disease progression as well as HR-positive, HER2-negative advanced breast cancer in combination with palbociclib in women with disease progression after endocrine therapy.[2] It is given by injection into a muscle.[3] Fulvestrant is a selective estrogen receptor degrader (SERD) and was f...

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Fulvestrant and Belviqside

I have stage IV breast cancer. After being unable to control cancer with different endocrine therapy my oncologist put me on Fulvestrant. The main problem that I have had is joint pain that has been made worse because of history of arithis. I have gained a considerable amount of weight (25 lb) which has made joint pain worse. My general practitioner put me on Belviq to help lose some weight. I am unsure if I should take it even though she said it wouldn't interfere with Fulvertrant. In the past my oncologist wouldn't discuss any weight control options even though he is aware of joint pain. His solution was to eat less and exercise more. I exercise 3 times a week in therapeutic pool and eat healthy. I really don't want to up pain medication. I believe weight loss would help j...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fulvestrant
  • Injection: 250mg/5ml, 50mg/ml
  • Solution: 250mg/5ml (50mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Fulvestrant: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0781-3079 Fulvestrant 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 25021-462 Fulvestrant 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 63323-715 Fulvestrant 50 mg/ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
  • 70121-1463 Fulvestrant 250 mg/5ml Intramuscular Injection, Solution by Amneal Biosciences LLC

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

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Fulvestrant and Belviqside
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