Introduction (Indenza 40 mg)
Indenza 40 mg capsule is used for the treatment of prostate cancer. It contains a drug called Enzalutamide belongs to a group of medicine called androgen receptor inhibitors. It is used to treat metastasized Prostate cancer in adult men. It is used to treat other conditions, determined by your doctor. It works to block the effects of the male hormone testosterone. It lowers testosterone.
Enzalutamide is used to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other body parts in men. Enzalutamide is among several hormone therapies that have been developed to prevent the androgen growth of castrate-resistant prostate cancers. This drug works by keeping androgens from binding to the androgen receptors in prostate cancer.
The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis. The prostate is just in front of the rectum. The prostate transfer fluid nourishes and protects sperm. Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. It occurs in the prostate. Many prostate cancers grow slowly, they do not cause serious harm. While some types of prostate cancer may need treatment. It can spread quickly.
Indenza 40 mg Capsule should be taken with or without food at a fixed time every day. Before taking medicine consult with your doctor. Dose and duration will be decided by the necessity and need of the patient. It depends on the treatment and may change from time to time. You should take medicine as per your doctor’s advice. The medicine is strictly not recommended for children, pregnant women, and breastfeeding mothers. Taking it in the wrong way and excessively may cause serious side effects. It may take some weeks and months to get a better result. Do not stop unless your doctor decides.
Some of the common side effects of this medicine include headache, hot flashes, weakness and high blood pressure, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, dark urine, and skin rash. It lowers the blood cells (red and white blood cells). Regular tests are required to check blood cells during the treatment of this medicine. It may affect your skin towards sunlight therefore protect yourself while going out.
Benefits of Indenza 40 mg
In Prostate cancer
Prostate cancer is a cancer of the prostate. The prostate is a gland in the male reproduction system that surrounds the urethra just below the bladder. Most prostate cancers grow slowly. It spread to other parts of the body particularly the bones and lymph nodes. In the initial stage, it causes no symptoms. In the later stage, symptoms include pain or difficulty in urine, blood in urine, and pelvic and back pain. Indenza 40 mg Capsule helps to decrease or stop the growth of cancer cells by reducing the amount of testosterone in men. This helps to get relief from symptoms and feel better.
Side effects of Indenza 40 mg
Here are some of the major and minor side effects. Not all side effects require medical attention. Consult your doctor if you need treatment.
Common side effects include
- Broken bones
- Hot flushes
- High blood pressure
- Feeling anxious
- Dry skin
- Back pain
- Joint pain
- Loss of appetite
- Reduced concentration
How to take Indenza 40 mg?
Always take Indenza 40 mg as per your doctor’s consultation. Take with or without food. Dose and duration will decide your doctor. You are not allowed to chew, crush and break the medicine. Swallow it as a whole. Drink plenty of water to avoid dehydration. Take medicine every day at the time prescribed by your doctor. If you miss the dose, skip the missed dose and follow your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose. Much other medicine can affect this medicine so let your doctor know all the medication you are using for the treatment.
How does Indenza 40 mg work?
Indenza 40 mg Capsule is an anti-cancer medication. It works to block the activity of male hormones called androgens (known as testosterone) and their effect. Blocking androgens stops the growth of prostate cancer cells and prevents them from multiplication.