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Cassotide Tablet

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Cassotide Tablet

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Prescription Required

Bicalutamide साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Cassotide Benefits & Uses

Cassotide is used to treat the following -

Cassotide Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Cassotide

Bicalutamide

Cassotide Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Cassotide is used -

  1. Rash
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Decreased libido
  4. Swelling of Breast in Male
  5. Sleepiness
  6. Weakness
  7. Nausea or vomiting
  8. Abdominal Pain Mild
  9. Dyspepsia
  10. Weight gain
  11. Increased Liver Enzymes
  12. Anemia Moderate
  13. Breast Tenderness
  14. Depression Moderate
  15. Loss of appetite
  16. Flatulence Mild
  17. Constipation Moderate
  18. Hot Flashes

Cassotide Related Warnings

Is the use of Cassotide safe for pregnant women?

No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Cassotide in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

Unknown

Is the use of Cassotide safe during breastfeeding?

Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Cassotide for breastfeeding women are not known.

Unknown

What is the effect of Cassotide on the Kidneys?

Cassotide rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Cassotide on the Liver?

Cassotide can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Cassotide on the Heart?

Side effects of Cassotide rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Cassotide with Other Drugs

Cassotide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Warfarin

Cassotide Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Cassotide unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Cassotide

Is this Cassotide habit forming or addictive?

Cassotide is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Cassotide as it does not make you drowsy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Cassotide is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Cassotide is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Cassotide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cassotide

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Cassotide with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Cassotide

Information about the interaction of Cassotide and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 227-228
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 302
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Casodex® (bicalutamide)
  4. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Calutex (bicalutamide)
  5. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Cosudex® (bicalutamide)
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