Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)

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Buy Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone 250mg), Zecyte (abiraterone) works by reducing androgen production in the body and is also known as Zytiga. Androgens are male hormones that can promote tumor growth in the prostate gland. Zecyte is used together with prednisone to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Zecyte is used in men whose prostate cancer cannot be treated with surgery or other medicines.

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Zecyte 250mg (Abiraterone)

What is Zecyte?

Zecyte (Abiraterone) works by reducing androgen production in the body. Androgens are male hormones that can promote tumor growth in the prostate gland. Zecyte is used together with prednisone to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Zecyte is used in men whose prostate cancer cannot be treated with surgery or other medicines.Zytiga, also known as abiraterone tablet, is a medication commonly prescribed for the treatment of prostate cancer. It belongs to a class of drugs called androgen biosynthesis inhibitors and is used to slow down the progression of advanced prostate cancer.

Important information about Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)

You should not use Zecyte if you have severe liver disease. Before you take Zecyte, tell your doctor if you have low levels of potassium in your blood, any type of infection, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, or a history of heart disease, fluid retention, recent heart attack, or problems with your adrenal gland or pituitary gland. Although abiraterone is not for use by women, this medicine can harm an unborn baby or cause birth defects. The tablets should not be handled by a woman who is pregnant or who may become pregnant. While you are taking Zecyte and for at least 1 week after your treatment ends: Use a condom to prevent the transfer of this medication to your sexual partner if she is pregnant. Use a condom plus another form of effective birth control if your sexual partner could become pregnant. Abiraterone must be taken on an empty stomach.

Before taking this medicine

Buying abiraterone tablets, You should not use Zecyte if you are allergic to abiraterone/Zytiga, or if you have: severe liver disease. To make sure Zecyte is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have: liver disease; heart disease, high blood pressure; a history of problems with your adrenal gland or pituitary gland; low levels of potassium in your blood; a history of fluid retention; if you have recently had a heart attack; or if you take medicine to treat seizures, tuberculosis, HIV or AIDS. While you are taking Zecyte and for at least 1 week after your treatment ends: If your sexual partner is pregnant - Use a condom to prevent transfer of this medication to her. If your sexual partner could become pregnant - Use a condom plus another form of effective birth control to prevent pregnancy. Although Zecyte is not for use by women, this medicine can harm an unborn baby or cause birth defects. Zecyte tablets should not be handled by a woman who is pregnant or who may become pregnant. If this cannot be avoided, the woman should wear latex gloves. It is not known whether abiraterone passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Abiraterone should not be used by a woman who is breastfeeding a baby. This medicine is not approved for use by anyone younger than 18 years old. Abiraterone tablets are available for sale through online pharmacies like onlinegenericmedicine.com.

How should I take Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)?

ZecyteZytiga is usually taken once per day while also taking prednisone two times per day. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Your prednisone dosage needs may change if you have surgery, are ill, or are under stress. Do not change your medication dose or schedule without your doctor's advice. Take this medicine on an empty stomach. Do not eat anything for at least 2 hours before you take Zecyte and for at least 1 hour after you have taken the medicine.

Do not crush, chew, or break a tablet. Swallow the tablet whole with a full glass of water. Your blood pressure will need to be checked often, and you may need frequent blood tests at your doctor's office. You should not stop using Zecyte or prednisone suddenly. Follow your doctor's instructions about tapering your prednisone dose. Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Read all patient information, medication guides, and instruction sheets provided to you. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone) dosing information

Usual Adult Dose for Prostate Cancer: Initial dose: 1000 mg orally once daily. Zecyte should be administered in combination with prednisone 5 mg orally twice daily.

What happens if I miss a dose?

Skip the missed dose and take the medicine the following day on an empty stomach (no food for at least 2 hours before or 1 hour after you take Zecyte). Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose. Call your doctor for instructions if you miss more than one dose of Zecyte.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should I avoid while taking Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)/Zytiga?

Avoid eating for at least 2 hours before you take Zecyte and for at least 1 hour after your dose. Food can increase the amount of abiraterone your body absorbs. Avoid taking an herbal supplement containing St. John's wort at the same time you are taking Zecyte. This medicine can pass into body fluids (urine, feces, vomit). Caregivers should wear rubber gloves while cleaning up a patient's body fluids, handling contaminated trash or laundry, or changing diapers. Wash hands before and after removing gloves. Wash soiled clothing and linens separately from another laundry.

Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone) side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Zecyte: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using Zecyte and call your doctor at once if you have: swelling in your ankles or feet, pain in your legs; pain or burning when you urinate; dangerously high blood pressure - severe headache, blurred vision, pounding in your neck or ears, nosebleed, anxiety, severe chest pain, shortness of breath; high blood sugar - increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, weight loss; liver problems - nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, tired feeling, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes); low potassium - confusion, uneven heart rate, extreme thirst, increased urination, leg discomfort, muscle weakness or limp feeling; or signs of low adrenal gland hormones - worsening tiredness or muscle weakness, feeling light-headed, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, and weight loss.

Common Zecyte side effects may include vomiting, diarrhea, painful or difficult urination; swelling; feeling weak, feeling very hot; joint pain or swelling; bruising; or cough, feeling shortness of breath.

What other drugs will affect Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)Zytiga?

Other drugs may interact with abiraterone, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all medicines you use now and any medicine you start or stop using.

FAQs

Zecyte Tablet (Abiraterone)

Q: Is Abiraterone Tablet/Zytiga a cure for prostate cancer?

A: Abiraterone Tablet is not a cure for prostate cancer. It is used to manage advanced prostate cancer and slow down its progression. It can help to improve symptoms and extend survival in certain cases.


Q: Can Abiraterone Tablet/Zytiga be used in women?

A: Abiraterone Tablet is not indicated for use in women. It is specifically approved for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer in men.

Q: Can Abiraterone Tablet be used in children?

A: Abiraterone Tablet is not typically used in children. Its safety and effectiveness have not been established in pediatric populations, and it is primarily intended for adult use.

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Manufacturer : A. Menarini India Pvt Ltdine HCL)
Equivalent Brand : Zytiga
Generic Search : Abiraterone Acetate
Strength : 250 mg