Aromatase inhibitors are used to slow down or stop the growth of cancer cells to treat breast cancer by inhibiting the cancer cells.

Why are
Aromatase Inhibitors
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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Aromatase Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Arimidex
(anastrozole)
12
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ANASTROZOLE is used to treat breast cancer in women who have gone through menopause. Some types of breast cancer depend on estrogen to grow, and this medicine can stop tumor growth by blocking estrogen production.
Femara
(letrozole)
10
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LETROZOLE blocks the production of estrogen. Certain types of breast cancer grow under the influence of estrogen. Letrozole helps block tumor growth. This medicine is used to treat advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
Aromasin
(exemestane)
179
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EXEMESTANE blocks the production of the hormone estrogen. Some types of breast cancer depend on estrogen to grow, and this medicine can stop tumor growth by blocking estrogen production. This medicine is for the treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal women only.
anastrozole capsule
N/A N/A See Prices

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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