Fulvestrant 250mg Injection Description:
Fulvestrant 250mg Injection blocks the action of estrogen on breast cancer cells. This can lower or stop the growth of some breast cancer cells that need estrogen to grow.
Fulvestrant 250mg Injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer.
Headache, Vomiting, Weakness, Allergic reaction, Nausea, Injection site reaction, Increased liver enzymes, Urinary tract infection, Diarrhoea.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Fulvestrant an aromatase inhibitor/chemo drug/hormone?
No, Fulvestrant belongs to group of medication called as estrogen receptor antagonists. It is a chemotherapeutic drug used for the treatment of breast cancer in women who have attained menopause
What is Fulvestrant used for?
Fulvestrant is used in the treatment of breast cancer which has spread locally or to other parts of the body, in women who have attained menopause, and have not responded well to treatment with antiestrogen medications
How is Fulvestrant administered?
Fulvestrant is administered by in the muscles of the buttocks, one injection on each side, once a month; this is followed by similar doses at intervals of 2 weeks
Does Fulvestrant cause hair loss?
Fulvestrant has not been reported to cause hair loss.