Zytiga 250mg 120 Tablet


120 tablets in 1 bottle;
COMPOSITION: Abiraterone Acetate 250mg;
MANUFACTURER: Janssen Pharmaceuticals


CompositionAbiraterone Acetate 250mg
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Medicine Overview of Zytiga 250mg Tablet


Uses of Zytiga 250mg Tablet

Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of prostate cancer.

Zytiga 250mg Tablet side effects


Joint pain;
Swelling of legs;
Flu-like symptoms;
Vomiting Nausea;
Decreased potassium level in blood;
Hot flushes;
Anemia (low number of red blood cells);
Increased blood lipid level;
High blood pressure;

How to use Zytiga 250mg Tablet

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. Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Zytiga 250mg Tablet works

Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is an anticancer medication. It works by stopping the body from producing testosterone (male hormone), thereby slowing the growth of prostate cancer.

In Depth Information on Zytiga 250mg Tablet

Expert advice for Zytiga 250mg Tablet

  • Abiraterone acetate must be taken at least one hour before or two hours after eating and never with food.
  • Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing abiraterone acetate tablets.
  • Men who take abiraterone acetate should always use effective birth control measure when having physical relationship with a woman who is or may become pregnant.
  • Contact your doctor if you experience any bone pain. An increased occurrence of bone fractures has been reported in patients using abiraterone acetate.
  • Before you take abiraterone acetate tell your doctor if you have high blood sugar, swelling in the feet, ankles, or legs or any effects on your bones or have taken a medicine known as ketoconazole in the past for prostate cancer.
  • You must inform your doctor or dentist that you take abiraterone acetate before receiving any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.

Zytiga 250mg Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Zytiga 250mg Tablet

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during lactation. Data suggests that the drug may cause toxicity to the baby, or the mother is suffering from a condition in which breastfeeding is not advisable.
Zytiga 250 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is recommended.
Because of the limited information, cautious use of Zytiga 250 mg Tablet is recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Zytiga 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zytiga 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Additional information

Weight 0.155 kg
Dimensions 6.5 × 7 × 12.5 cm