Chem.Abstr.Name: 6-methylenandrosta-1,4-diene-3, 17-dione.
Molecular Stucture: C20H24O2
Molecular Weight: 296.41
Aromasin (exemestane) works as a steroidal aromatase inhibitor, functioning to reduce estrogen production by blocking the enzyme responsible. It was developed for postmenopausal women battling cancer and in particular need of aggressive therapy, where first-line medications have not worked successfully. On the average, Aromasin (exemestane) has an 85% rate for estrogen suppression, which makes it effective for treating cancer since certain cancers grow due to the body's estrogen supply. Cut the estrogen and you help slow down the cancer. As for steroids use, Aromasin is a good option because male bodybuilders don't have to worry about aromatization, the conversion of estrogen in the body, which is then responsible for side effects like acne, water retention, and gynecomastia. It is also not too harsh on blood lipids which make it great for long cycles. Since it also raises testosterone levels, it also makes fAromasinor a great component of a Post-Cycle-Therapy
Your doctor will discuss with you how long you will take AROMASIN (exemestane). The recommended dose is one 25 mg tablet, once daily, by mouth. The tablet should be taken with food (preferably after a meal). Try to take your tablet at the same time each day. If you forget to take a dose of AROMASIN (exemestane), don’t worry, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosage schedule. Do not double dose. If you need to go into hospital while taking AROMASIN (exemestane), let the doctor know about your medication
Possible side effects
AROMASIN (exemestane) like all other medicines, may cause unwanted effects in some people. Many women can take AROMASIN (exemestane) without any problems, but some women may have mild to moderate side effects. If you have any of the following side effects or other effects that you think may be related to your treatment, tell your doctor or pharmacist as soon as possible. The most frequently reported reactions are hot flashes, nausea, fatigue, dizziness and excessive sweating. Headache, sleeplessness, skin rash, increase of appetite, abdominal pain, depression, constipation and indigestion have also been reported. If you feel drowsy, dizzy or weak while taking AROMASIN (exemestane), do not drive or operate machinery.
Presentation: 25mg tablets are light orange round with GA logo imprinted on one side. Sealed in a 50 tablets container