This drug is utilized alongside prednisone to treat men with prostate malignant growth that has spread to different zones of the body. Abiraterone has a place with a class of medications known as enemies of androgens (against testosterone). Testosterone, a characteristic hormone, causes prostate malignancy to develop and spread. Abiraterone works by hindering the generation of testosterone, consequently moderating the development and spread of prostate malignant growth.
This prescription ought not to be given to ladies or kids.
Peruse the Patient Information Leaflet if accessible from your drug specialist before you begin taking abiraterone and each time you get a refill. In the event that you have any inquiries, ask your specialist or drug specialist.
Distinctive brands of this medicine may have diverse dosing bearings. Try not to change brands of this medicine without your specialist’s bearing.
Take this drug by mouth on an unfilled stomach (no less than 1 hour prior or 2 hours after nourishment) as coordinated by your specialist, typically once day by day. Taking abiraterone with sustenance incredibly builds the measure of this medication in your body and expands the danger of symptoms.
Gulp down. Try not to smash or bite before gulping. Pregnant ladies should wear gloves if taking care of the tablets. In the event that the tablet is pounded or broken, ladies who are pregnant or who may wind up pregnant ought not deal with it or inhale the residue from it (see additionally Precautions area).
A migraine, hot flushes, joint torment, acid reflux or cold-like side effects may happen. In the event that any of these impacts hold on or intensify, tell your specialist or drug specialist speedily.
Keep in mind that your specialist has recommended this prescription since the individual in question has made a decision about that the advantage to you is more noteworthy than the danger of symptoms. Numerous individuals utilizing this drug don’t have genuine reactions.
This prescription may raise your circulatory strain. Check your circulatory strain normally and tell your specialist if the outcomes are high. Your specialist may control your circulatory strain with the drug.