Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

$149.64

1 Injection in 1 vial;
COMPOSITION: Goserelin acetate (3.6mg);
MANUFACTURER: AstraZeneca

Description

CompositionGoserelin 3.6mg
Shipping classtemperature stays below 25°C

Medicine Overview of Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

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Uses of Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is used in the treatment of prostate cancer, breast cancer, endometriosis, uterine fibroids and female infertility. It is also used to reduce the thickness of the endometrium of the uterus in preparation for surgery.
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Zoladex 3.6mg Injection side effects

Common

Hot flashes;
Increased sweating;
Decreased libido
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How to use Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Zoladex 3.6mg Injection works

Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is a synthetic hormone. In men, it works by reducing the level of testosterone (male hormone) which causes regression of prostate tumor and improves symptoms. In women, it suppresses the level of estradiol (female hormone) which helps treat advanced breast cancer, endometriosis and uterine fibroids. It also reduces the thickness of the endometrium, which is the uterus lining, prior to surgery.

In Depth Information on Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

Expert advice for Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

  • Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is used for the treatment of prostate cancer in men and for breast cancer, endometriosis, and uterine fibroids in women.
  • It may also be used along with other medicines to treat infertility in women.
  • It is a prefilled syringe that is injected under the skin of the abdomen, every 28 days.
  • It may cause a reduction in bone mineral density and weakened bones. Your doctor may prescribe other medicines to reduce bone loss.
  • Inform your doctor if you start to feel depressed or have disturbing thoughts or feelings during treatment with this medicine.
  • Vaginal bleeding may occur in the first month after starting treatment and usually stops on its own. Inform your doctor if bleeding continues.

Zoladex 3.6mg Injection related warnings

Special precautions for Zoladex 3.6mg Injection

alcohol
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
pregnancy
Pregnancy
caution
Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
lactation
Lactation
caution
Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
driving
Driving
safe
Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
kidney
Kidney
safe
Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is recommended.
liver
Liver
safe
Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Zoladex 3.6 mg Injection is recommended.

Additional information

Weight 0.04 kg
Dimensions 2.5 × 22 × 9 cm