Cassotide 50mg Tablet Description:
Cassotide 50mg Tablet blocks the effect of the natural male hormones on the growth of prostate cells. Cassotide 50mg Tablet also blocks the undesired effects of androgens in females such as excessive hair growth and acne.
Cassotide 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of prostate cancer.
Rash, Dizziness, Decreased libido, Breast enlargement in male, Sleepiness, Weakness, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Dyspepsia, Weight gain, Increased liver enzymes, Breast tenderness, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Depression, Decreased appetite, Flatulence, Constipation, Hot flashes.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cassotide 50mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Bicalutamide a chemotherapy drug?
No. Bicalutamide is not a chemotherapy drug
Is Cassotide a hormone/Lower PSA Levels?
Cassotide is not a hormone however due to its anti-androgen properties, it lowers PSA.