Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's belongs to the group of medicine called ‘anti-cancer’ that is primarily indicated in the treatment of prostate cancer. When cells grow abnormally in the prostate gland (found in a man's lower abdomen) then they form a tumor in the prostate and it is called prostate cancer. This cancer if not detected and treated at earlier stages, may spread to other areas of the body. As cancerous cells are made up of the prostate so it will still be called prostate cancer.
Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's contains 'Flutamide' which falls in the category of medicines known as 'anti-androgens (anti-testosterone)'. Testosterone is a natural hormone produced by the body but this hormone helps prostate cancer to grow and spread in the body. Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's works by stopping the action of this hormone thereby reducing the growth and spread of cancer.
Take Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are suggested to take Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's as long as your doctor has prescribed it after checking your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects such as vomiting, diarrhea, loss of interest in sexual ability, nausea, and enlargement of breasts may happen. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
Uses of Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's
Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's is indicated is suggested to makes dealing with advanced prostatic cancer. This medicine is used to improve the quality of life (palliative) by reducing the suffering of prostate cancer in males. When taken orally (mouth), this medicine travel through the blood stream and reaches cancer cells in affected parts of the body. In most cases of prostate cancer, cancerous cells require testosterone to attach proteins for their growth. This medicine prevents testosterone to reach these cancerous cells. In this way, Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's slows down the growth of cancer or make cancerous cells die.
Directions for Use
Take Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's as advised by your doctor. Taking Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's with meals reduces the chance of upset stomach. Swallow it as a whole with water; do not crush, break or chew it.
Side Effects of Cytomid 250 Tablet 10's
Difficulty sleeping,Enlarged breasts,Loss of appetite
Dark coloured urine,Lowered interest in sexual activity,Not able to get or keep an erection.
Upset stomach or throwing up,Hair loss,A butterfly shaped rash normally across the nose and cheeks.