Letrozet Tablets are an anti-cancer medication that contains the active ingredient letrozole. This medicine is used to treat some kinds of breast cancer in women after menopause, such as hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer. Letrozole is further used to protect against the return of cancer. A natural hormone called estrogen stimulates the growth of certain breast cancers. Letrozole tablets reduce the amount of estrogen produced by the body, which helps to slow or reverse the progression of certain breast cancers.
Letrozole can be used alone or in association with other treatments including surgery or radiation. It is a hormonal chemotherapy medicine and can also be used in advanced breast cancer patients to prevent cancer from spreading to other regions of the body. Infertility can also be treated with Letrozole Tablets.
Letrozole tablets contain a dosage of 2.5mg. It can be taken with or without food, but take it at about the same time to get the most benefit. The dose and frequency depend on what you are taking it for. Never miss any dose or consume more than what is recommended.
The most common side effects of Letrozole 2.5mg tablets include hot flashes, fatigue, increased sweating, and increased level of cholesterol.