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Exemestane Coupon - Exemestane 25mg tablet

Generic Aromasin

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. Compare aromatase inhibitors.
Exemestane Coupon - Exemestane 25mg tablet
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Exemestane Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress.

If you experience hot flashes or sweating while taking this medicine, avoid alcohol, smoking and drinks with caffeine. This may help to decrease these side effects.

Do not become pregnant while taking this medicine or for 1 month after stopping it. Women should inform their doctor if they wish to become pregnant or think they might be pregnant. Women of child-bearing potential will need to have a negative pregnancy test before starting this medicine. There is a potential for serious side effects to an unborn child. Do not breast-feed an infant while taking this medicine or for 1 month after stopping it. Talk to your health care professional or pharmacist for more information.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Cough or hoarseness

difficult or labored breathing

fever or chills

lower back or side pain

mental depression

swelling of the hands, ankles, feet, or lower legs

tightness in the chest

Less common

Chest pain

difficult, burning, or painful urination

frequent urge to urinate

headache

sore throat

unexplained broken bones

Incidence not known

Abdominal or stomach pain

clay-colored stools

confusion

dark urine

decreased urine output

diarrhea

difficulty with speaking

dilated neck veins

dizziness

double vision

inability to move the arms, legs, or facial muscles

inability to speak

irregular breathing

irregular heartbeat

itching or rash

loss of appetite

nausea

slow speech

unpleasant breath odor

unusual tiredness or weakness

vomiting of blood

weight gain

yellow eyes or skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Anxiety

constipation

general feeling of discomfort or illness

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

hot flashes

increased sweating

pain

trouble sleeping

Less common

Back pain

bone pain

burning, tingling, or prickly sensations

decreased sense of touch

increased appetite

joint pain

loss of hair

runny nose

stomach upset

weakness, generalized

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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