BICALUTAMIDE Ressources

Application Information

This drug has been submitted to the FDA under the reference 076932/001.

Names and composition

"BICALUTAMIDE" is the commercial name of a drug composed of BICALUTAMIDE.
It belongs to the class Anti-androgens and is used in Antineoplastics (Cancer)

Answered questions

What's the Precautions when taking Bicalutamide?
Asked by Ashlyn Vanderwyk 3 months ago.

Bicalutamide can cause severe liver damage in a few people. Your doctor will likely check your blood so that if this happens, it can be found early. Call your doctor right away if you notice nausea, vomiting, fatigue, poor appetite, dark urine, yellowing skin or eyes, or tenderness under the right side of the rib cage. It is important to keep taking this drug, even if you feel well. If you are bothered by side effects, talk to your doctor or nurse to find out if the problems are serious. Many side effects can be managed with help from your doctor. Answered by Melodie Torrain 3 months ago.


Which is safer with less serious side effects?
Flutamide or Bicalutamide (Casodex) Asked by Windy Spadafore 3 months ago.

Bicalutamide has been used more often in recent years because of its better side effect profile. It may still make you grow *****-****, like bob Answered by Theo Quan 3 months ago.


DOES ANYONE KNOW IF THE VA COVERS bicalutamide MEDICINE FOR PROSTATE CANCER?
Asked by Milda Surrette 3 months ago.

Bicalutamide tablets are listed in the current VA formulary. Line number 209, code number AN900 good luck Answered by Bruce Rimbach 3 months ago.

If you are in the VA system and see any of their doctors, he can tell you. You must go to the VA and get an ID card to get into the system. If you are not a disabled vet (have some certain % of disability) it may take you awhile to get in to see the doctor. Vets that are not 100% disabled have to pay a copayment for their treatment and medications. Answered by Jack Turcios 3 months ago.


I am 69. Was misdiagnosed to have prostate cancer and given homones -fosfestrol and bicalutamide- for 3 weeks.?
The aim was to medically castrate me.What antidote, please? My breasts are swollen and nipples sore! MRI test indicate I had BHP (thank heavens!) and have done prostatetomy in January. Asked by Britteny Conteras 3 months ago.

You don't explain how you were diagnosed or how you came to find out is was a mistake. My understanding is that an MRI is not 100%. Most rely on a biopsy. It is also my understanding that the hormones are not permanent. Answered by Lea Porchia 3 months ago.


What is the Generic name for?
Anadrol Casodex Cialis VePESID Asked by Coreen Berther 3 months ago.

Anadrol- Oxymetholone Casodex- Bicalutamide Cialis- Tadalafil VePESID- Etoposide Answered by Marni Jinkens 3 months ago.

La disfunción eréctil es la incapacidad del hombre para lograr y mantener una erección suficiente tanto para su propia y por las necesidades de los socios en la gestión de las relaciones sexuales. Si usted sufre de disfunción eréctil debe intentar esta solución natural que ya ha resuelto este problema para muchos hombres de todo el mundo! [Link] Answered by Joel Brawn 3 months ago.

anadrol = oxymetholone casodex = bicalutamide cialis = tadalafil vepesid = etoposide Answered by Manuel Colosi 3 months ago.

go to wikipedia then you will find out. that is the best way. Answered by Wilber Bohaty 3 months ago.


With the drug Casodex, why should i as a female wear gloves and a mask?
Asked by Lucas Mcsweeney 3 months ago.

Bicalutamide sold as Casodex is contraindicated in females and children. "contraindication is a condition or factor that increases the risks involved in using a particular drug". Adverse reactions include reproductive system and breast disorders, breast tenderness, gynaecomastia (breasts in men), hot flushes, gastrointestinal disorders, diarrhea, nausea, hepatic changes (elevated levels of transaminases, jaundice), asthenia and pruritus. Gloves and masks prevent unintended absorption and inhalation. Answered by Scarlett Coulson 3 months ago.


What is the major of chemotherapy agents in anti-cancer drugs ?
Asked by Neoma Mckearney 3 months ago.

There are many different chemotherapy agents. Different drugs work for different cancers, and they are frequently used in combination. You need to be more specific. Here is a list of chemo drugs: 13-cis-Retinoic Acid 2-CdA 2-Chlorodeoxyadenosine 5-Fluorouracil 5-FU 6-Mercaptopurine 6-MP 6-TG 6-Thioguanine Abraxane Accutane ® Actinomycin-D Adriamycin ® Adrucil ® Agrylin ® Ala-Cort ® Aldesleukin Alemtuzumab ALIMTA Alitretinoin Alkaban-AQ ® Alkeran ® All-transretinoic acid Alpha interferon Altretamine Amethopterin Amifostine Aminoglutethimide Anagrelide Anandron ® Anastrozole Arabinosylcytosine Ara-C Aranesp ® Aredia ® Arimidex ® Aromasin ® Arranon ® Arsenic trioxide Asparaginase ATRA Avastin ® Azacitidine BCG BCNU Bevacizumab Bexarotene BEXXAR ® Bicalutamide BiCNU Blenoxane ® Bleomycin Bortezomib Busulfan Busulfex ® C225 Calcium Leucovorin Campath ® Camptosar ® Camptothecin-11 Capecitabine Carac ™ Carboplatin Carmustine Carmustine wafer Casodex ® CC-5013 CCNU CDDP CeeNU Cerubidine ® Cetuximab Chlorambucil Cisplatin Citrovorum Factor Cladribine Cortisone Cosmegen ® CPT-11 Cyclophosphamide Cytadren ® Cytarabine Cytarabine liposomal Cytosar-U ® Cytoxan ® Dacarbazine Dacogen Dactinomycin Darbepoetin alfa Daunomycin Daunorubicin Daunorubicin hydrochloride Daunorubicin liposomal DaunoXome ® Decadron Decitabine Delta-Cortef ® Deltasone ® Denileukin diftitox DepoCyt ™ Dexamethasone Dexamethasone acetate Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate Dexasone Dexrazoxane DHAD DIC Diodex Docetaxel Doxil ® Doxorubicin Doxorubicin liposomal Droxia ™ DTIC DTIC-Dome ® Duralone ® Efudex ® Eligard ™ Ellence ™ Eloxatin ™ Elspar ® Emcyt ® Epirubicin Epoetin alfa Erbitux ™ Erlotinib Erwinia L-asparaginase Estramustine Ethyol Etopophos ® Etoposide Etoposide Phosphate Eulexin ® Evista ® Exemestane Fareston ® Faslodex ® Femara ® Filgrastim Floxuridine Fludara ® Fludarabine Fluoroplex ® Fluorouracil Fluorouracil (cream) Fluoxymesterone Flutamide Folinic Acid FUDR ® Fulvestrant G-CSF Gefitinib Gemcitabine Gemtuzumab ozogamicin Gemzar ® GleevecTM Gliadel wafer (t) GM-CSF Goserelin granulocyte - colony stimulating factor (t) Granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor (o) Halotestin (t) Herceptin (t) Hexadrol (t) Hexalen (t) Hexamethylmelamine (t) HMM (t) Hycamtin (t) Hydrea (t) Hydrocort Acetate (t) Hydrocortisone Hydrocortisone sodium phosphate Hydrocortisone sodium succinate Hydrocortone phosphate (t) Hydroxyurea Ibritumomab Ibritumomab Tiuxetan Idamycin ® Idarubicin Ifex ® IFN-alpha Ifosfamide IL-11 IL-2 Imatinib mesylate Imidazole Carboxamide Interferon alfa Interferon Alfa-2b (PEG conjugate) (o) Interleukin - 2 (t) Interleukin-11 (o) Intron A® (interferon alfa-2b) Iressa ® Irinotecan Isotretinoin Kidrolase (t) Lanacort (t) L-asparaginase (t) LCR (o) Lenalidomide Letrozole Leucovorin Leukeran (t) Leukine (t) Leuprolide Leurocristine (o) Leustatin (t) Liposomal Ara-C (t) Liquid Pred (t) Lomustine L-PAM (o) L-Sarcolysin (o) Lupron (t) Lupron Depot ® Matulane (t) Maxidex (t) Mechlorethamine Mechlorethamine Hydrochloride Medralone (t) Medrol ® Megace (t) Megestrol Megestrol Acetate (o) Melphalan Mercaptopurine Mesna Mesnex (t) Methotrexate Methotrexate Sodium (o) Methylprednisolone Meticorten (t) Mitomycin Mitomycin-C (o) Mitoxantrone M-Prednisol (t) MTC (o) MTX (o) Mustargen (t) Mustine Mutamycin (t) Myleran (t) Mylocel (t) Mylotarg (t) Navelbine ® Nelarabine Neosar (t) Neulasta (t) Neumega (t) Neupogen ® Nexavar ® Nilandron (t) Nilutamide Nipent ® Nitrogen Mustard (o) Novaldex (t) Novantrone (t) Octreotide Octreotide acetate (o) Oncospar (t) Oncovin (t) Ontak (t) Onxal (t) Oprevelkin Orapred (t) Orasone (t) Oxaliplatin Paclitaxel Paclitaxel Protein-bound Pamidronate Panretin (t) Paraplatin (t) Pediapred (t) PEG Interferon Pegaspargase Pegfilgrastim PEG-INTRON (t) PEG-L-asparaginase PEMETREXED Pentostatin Phenylalanine Mustard (o) Platinol (t) Platinol-AQ (t) Prednisolone Prednisone Prelone (t) Procarbazine PROCRIT ® Proleukin (t) Prolifeprospan 20 with Carmustine implant (t) Purinethol ® Raloxifene Revlimid ® Rheumatrex (t) Rituxan (t) Rituximab Roferon-A® (interferon alfa-2a) Rubex (t) Rubidomycin hydrochloride (t) Sandostatin ® Sandostatin LAR (t) Sargramostim Solu-Cortef (t) Solu-Medrol (t) Sorafenib STI-571 Streptozocin SU11248 Sunitinib Sutent ® Tamoxifen Tarceva ® Targretin (t) Taxol ® Taxotere ® Temodar ® Temozolomide Teniposide TESPA (o) Thalidomide Thalomid ® TheraCys (t) Thioguanine Thioguanine Tabloid ® Thiophosphoamide (o) Thioplex (t) Thiotepa TICE ® Toposar (t) Topotecan Toremifene Tositumomab Trastuzumab Tretinoin Trexall (t) Trisenox (t) TSPA (o) VCR (o) Velban (t) Velcade ® VePesid (t) Vesanoid (t) Viadur (t) Vidaza (t) Vinblastine Vinblastine Sulfate (o) Vincasar Pfs (t) Vincristine Vinorelbine Vinorelbine tartrate (o) VLB (o) VM-26 (o) VP-16 (t) Vumon (t) Xeloda ® Zanosar (t) Zevalin TM Zinecard (t) Zoladex ® Zoledronic acid Zometa ® See? There's a lot of them. Answered by Rocio Fairbairn 3 months ago.

antineoplastics, monoclonal antibodies, Answered by Hien Singer 3 months ago.

Please see the webpages for more details on Chemotherapy. Answered by Un Vias 3 months ago.


What Anti-androgen is best, and what are its common side-effects?
Out of these listed below, which is the best? First, here is what (or so I'm told) a good Anti-androgen should do: 1. Suppresses or significantly lowers levels of testosterone in the body 2. Prevents testosterone and dihydrotestosterone from binding to the body's androgen receptors 3. Is not toxic to any of... Asked by Lori Sigman 3 months ago.

Out of these listed below, which is the best? First, here is what (or so I'm told) a good Anti-androgen should do: 1. Suppresses or significantly lowers levels of testosterone in the body 2. Prevents testosterone and dihydrotestosterone from binding to the body's androgen receptors 3. Is not toxic to any of the body's vital organs or blood So, with those restrictions in mind, which of the following Anti-androgens is the best? Why, and what are its common side-effects? 1. Bicalutamide 2. Nilutamide 3. Ketoconazole 4. Cimetidine 5. Finasteride Answered by Mable Bacayo 3 months ago.

Why would you want to block androgens? Even women need a little testosterone. Answered by Jacquline Orear 3 months ago.

There are several treatment modalities you may select for prostate cancer--ranging from chemotherapy to surgery. The side effects of each differ. The most widely known risks to prostate surgery are impotence and incontinence in some men. Radiation can also lead to sterility in some men. Answered by Catherine Needs 3 months ago.


Cancer cells question, anyone can answer it?
Prostate cells usually require testosterone and other androgens to survive. But some prostate cancer cells thrive despite treatment that eliminate androgens. One hypothesis is that estrogen, often considered a female hormone, may be activating genes normally controlled by an androgen in these cancer cells. Describe... Asked by Stanton Baradi 3 months ago.

Prostate cells usually require testosterone and other androgens to survive. But some prostate cancer cells thrive despite treatment that eliminate androgens. One hypothesis is that estrogen, often considered a female hormone, may be activating genes normally controlled by an androgen in these cancer cells. Describe one or more experiments to test this hypothesis. Answered by Stephen Odonell 3 months ago.

Split people in two groups of Casodex resistant treatment men (double -blind cross-over study) 50% get Casodex 50 mg ( BICALUTAMIDE 50 MG ) 1 tablet daily + 1 placebo tablet Casodex is an anti testosterone agent. 50% get Casodex 50 mg 1 tablet daily + 1 Tamoxifen 20 mg tablet Tamoxifen is an estrogen receptor inhibitor Compare the results of tumor growth over 1 year's time then reverse the groups without the physician or the patient knowing if they are receiving tamoxifen or the placebo tamxoifen then compare tumor growth results again. Answered by Tiffanie Eagar 3 months ago.


Forms

ApplId/ProductId Drug name Active ingredient Form Strenght
076932/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
077973/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
077995/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078285/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078575/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078634/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078917/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079045/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079089/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079110/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079185/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
091011/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
200274/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG

Similar Active Ingredient

ApplId/ProductId Drug name Active ingredient Form Strenght
020498/001 CASODEX BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
022310/001 CASODEX BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ ORAL 50MG
076932/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
077973/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
077995/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078285/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078575/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078634/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
078917/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079045/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079089/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079110/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
079185/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
091011/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG
200274/001 BICALUTAMIDE BICALUTAMIDE TABLET/ORAL 50MG

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AstraZeneca UK Ltd

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