AROMASIN- exemestane tablet
Pharmacia and Upjohn Company LLC
AROMASIN® (ah ROME ah sin)
|This Patient Information has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration||Revised: 10/2016|
What is AROMASIN?
AROMASIN is used in women who are past menopause for the treatment of:
It is not known if AROMASIN is safe and effective in children.
Do not take AROMASIN if you are allergic to AROMASIN or any of the ingredients in AROMASIN. See the end of this leaflet for a complete list of ingredients in AROMASIN.
Before you take AROMASIN, tell your doctor about all your medical conditions, including if you:
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements. Especially tell your doctor if you take medicines that contain estrogen, including other hormone replacement therapy or birth control pills or patches. AROMASIN should not be taken with medicines that contain estrogen as they could affect how well AROMASIN works.
How should I take AROMASIN?
What are the possible side effects of AROMASIN?
AROMASIN may cause serious side effects, including:
The most common side effects of AROMASIN in women with early breast cancer include:
The most common side effects of AROMASIN in women with advanced breast cancer include:
Your doctor will do blood tests to check your vitamin D level before starting treatment with AROMASIN.
AROMASIN may cause decreased fertility in males and females. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns about fertility.
These are not all the possible side effects of AROMASIN. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
How should I store AROMASIN?
General information about the safe and effective use of AROMASIN.
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Patient Information leaflet. Do not use AROMASIN for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give AROMASIN to other people, even if they have the same symptoms you have. It may harm them. You can ask your pharmacist or doctor for information about AROMASIN that is written for health professionals.
What is in AROMASIN?
Active ingredient: exemestane
Inactive ingredients: mannitol, crospovidone, polysorbate 80, hypromellose, colloidal silicon dioxide, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, magnesium stearate, simethicone, polyethylene glycol 6000, sucrose, magnesium carbonate, titanium dioxide, methylparaben, and polyvinyl alcohol.
For more information, go to www.AROMASIN.com or call 1-888-AROMASIN (1-888-276-6274).