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Drug information on Feofer (2.5mg) (Fosfestrol) from Alna Biotech

Feofer (2.5mg)

Alna Biotech
Generic : Fosfestrol

Drug Name : Fosfestrol

Fosfestrol(Honvan) generic Feofer (2.5mg) is a hormonal chemotherapy agent, prescribed for malignant neoplasms. Especially used in the treatment of prostate cancer.
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Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Feofer (2.5mg) may be prescribed

Side effects of Feofer (2.5mg)

Nausea, fluid retention, arterial and venous thrombosis, impotence, breast enlargement in male, withdrawal bleeding, increase in blood calcium level and bone pain.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- As Na: 360-480 mg 3 times/day. Maintenance: 120-240 mg 3 times/day. IV- As Na: Initial: 600-1,200 mg/day via slow injection for 5-10 days, then 300 mg/day for 10-20 days.

How to use Feofer (2.5mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Feofer (2.5mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Feofer (2.5mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart disease, liver impairment, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Slow infusion is not recommended.

Other Precautions for Feofer (2.5mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Feofer (2.5mg)

Store it at room temperature.

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