General information about Fempro in the UK
Fempro (Letrozole) is used to treat breast cancer in postmenopausal women, ie lacking menstruation due to age or after surgery or chemotherapy. Fempro (letrozole) produced in the form of tablets containing 2.5 mg of active substance letrozole. Letrozole belongs to a group of substances called "aromatase inhibitors". They are also called "anti-estrogens", since they reduce the production of estrogen in the body.
Estrogen contributes to the development of certain types of breast cancer, called hormone-dependent. Reduced production of this hormone may prevent tumor growth. This drug is suitable patients using anti-estrogenic drug for the first time, and those who have already had experience with other similar drugs such as Tamoxifen.
If you have any questions about the reasons for the destination you Fempro (letrozole), please consult your doctor. You may need to prescribe for reasons described above.
Dosing and Administration
Take the drug is strictly prescribed by a doctor or pharmacist.
The recommended dose in the UK of Fempro drug (letrozole) is one tablet once a day. The tablets are taken orally with a glass of water or other liquid. If after taking the pill you will notice an upset stomach, take it with meals or after it.
The treatment should take place under the supervision of a doctor who will monitor the progress and effectiveness of the therapy, as well as to decide on the duration of treatment.
If you missed taking the drug, the following actions are needed: in the near future you will already need to take the next dose (within 2-3 hours), skip the missed dose and then continue to follow a schedule. Otherwise, it should take the missed dose as soon as you remember about it, and then return to the previous schedule. You can not double the dose to make up for the missed.