What is Estramustine?
Estramustine Capsule is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Prostate Cancer and other conditions.
Estramustine Capsule contains Estramustine Phosphate as an active ingredient.
Estramustine Capsule works by stopping the growth and spread of cancer cells.
Detailed information related to Estramustine Capsule’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Estramustine Capsule Uses
Estramustine Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Prostate Cancer
Estramustine Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Estramustine Capsule improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Stopping the growth and spread of cancer cells.
Estramustine Capsule – Composition and Active Ingredients
Estramustine Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Estramustine Phosphate
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Estramustine Capsule – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Estramustine Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Breast Tenderness And Enlargement
· Leg Cramps
· Difficulty Falling Asleep Or Staying Asleep
Estramustine Capsule – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Blood clot
· Congestive heart disease
· High blood pressure