WHAT IS Abiron Abiraterone 250 mg Tablets ?
Abiraterone works by reducing androgen production in the body. Androgens are male hormones that can promote tumor growth in the prostate gland.
WHAT IS THE USE OF Abiron Abiraterone 250 mg Tablets ?
Abiron is used together with prednisone to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF Abiron Abiraterone 250 mg Tablets ?
You should not use Abiron if you have severe liver disease.
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.
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 breast-feeding a baby.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF Abiron Abiraterone 250 mg Tablets ?
Stop using Abiron 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;
liver problems - nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, tired feeling, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice;
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.