Mamofen 20 mg
Why is this drug prescribed?
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|Pack Size||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.48||US$ 14.50|
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.39||US$ 23.5019%US$ 29.00|
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.34||US$ 30.5030%US$ 43.50|
Doctor’s may prescribe Mamofen 20 mg as adjunct therapy of breast cancer after surgery and radiation. It reduces the chances of breast cancer in high-risk patients. The medicine contains the active ingredient Tamoxifen, which effectively blocks the growth of breast cancer. It does this by interfering with the effects of estrogen in the breast tissue. The medicine may increase your chance of developing a blood clot, or a stroke. Therefore, it is important to take it under the supervision of a doctor.How to use? (infographics and instructions)
Read the instructions provided by your doctor before you begin using Mamofen 20 mg. If you have any questions regarding the usage of Tamoxifen, consult your doctor. Usually, the medicine is taken with food once daily for five years. The dosage is based on the medical condition being treated as well as response to treatment. The duration of treatment to prevent the growth of cancer cells in the breast depends on the medical condition. Your doctor will prescribe the best dose according to your medical condition. If you have breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body, you may experience increased bone pain cancer or disease as you begin the treatment. Symptoms include increased tumour size with increased bone pain or even new tumours. These signs go away quickly. It is important to report these signs to your doctor.Precautions (Things to remember, allergy, and warnings)
Before taking Mamofen 20 mg, tell your doctor if you are allergic to Tamoxifen or you have any other allergies. Let your doctor know about your medical history of blood clots, ability to walk, high blood pressure, liver disease, diabetes, cataracts, smoking, or high cholesterol. Please inform your doctor before having surgery and let him know about all the products you use, including prescription, non-prescription, vitamins, or other herbal supplements. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to conceive a baby. Women should use reliable contraceptive measures such as condoms and diaphragms with spermicide during the treatment. If you become pregnant, inform your doctor and discuss the risk and benefits of using this medicine. It is still not known whether Tamoxifen passes into breast milk, therefore consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Certain products may interact with Mamofen 20 mg, and these include estrogens, blood thinners, hormonal forms of birth control, blood thinners, anastrozole and letrozole. Other medications that may affect the mode of action of tamoxifen include cimetidine, antidepressants, and drugs to treat seizures.Side effects of Mamofen 20 mg
Muscle aches, headache, hot flashes, leg cramps, nausea, hair thinning, and tingling of the skin may occur with the use of Mamofen 20 mg. A loss of sexual interest may occur in tamoxifen users. If these side effects become troublesome or worsen with time, notify your doctor. Other serious side effects include easy bruising, mood changes, unusual tiredness, signs of liver disease, loss of appetite, yellowing of the skin, swelling of ankles/feet, loss of appetite, and symptoms of liver disease such as nausea or vomiting.