Uses of Arimidex 1mg
This medication is used in the treatment of advanced breast cancer of post-menopausal women whose disease has progressed following the use of anti-estrogens.
Side effects of Arimidex 1mg
The side effects of this medication are as follows: hot flushes (temporary facial reddening), sweating, vaginal irritation, hair thinning, GI (gastrointestinal) disturbance, asthenia (muscle pain), somnolence (sleepiness), headache, rash, alopecia (hair fall in small patches), anorexia (an eating disorder), sensory disturbance, musculoskeletal pain, osteoporosis (fragile bones), raised liver enzymes, hypercholesterolemia (increased cholesterol in the body), and vaginal bleeding.
When not to use Arimidex 1mg
This medication is contraindicated in pre-menopausal women