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Letryl Tablet

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5 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 181.26
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Letryl 2.5 MG Description

Letryl Tablet is an anti-cancer medicine containing letrozole as its active ingredient. It is used in treating advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Letryl Tablet is additionally indicated

o be used in anovulatory infertility for induction of ovulation. This medicine should be taken as instructed by your doctor. The dose and frequency will be decided by your doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water with or without water. Never miss any dose or consume it more than what is recommended. Before using Letryl Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

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ContainsLetrozole(2.5 Mg)
UsesAdvanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women, female infertility
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea
TherapyANTI-NEOPLASTIC
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Uses of Letryl 2.5 MG

  • Letryl Tablet is used in postmenopausal women for the treatment of advanced breast cancer.
  • It is also used for induction of ovulation in female infertility.

Contraindications of Letryl 2.5 MG

  • If you are allergic to letrozole or any other ingredients of Letryl Tablet.
  • If you still get your periods.
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
  • If you are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Letryl 2.5 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Hot flushes (Sudden feeling of warmth)
  • Increased sweating
  • Skin rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Letryl 2.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Letryl Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Letryl Tablet is meant to be used only after menopause. It must not be used during pregnancy as it may harm the unborn baby. You must take proper birth control measures while consuming it, as you may still have the potential to become pregnant during treatment.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Letryl Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if letrozole passes into breastmilk. Hence, you should not use Letryl Tablet while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Letryl Tablet?
A:
Letryl Tablet may make you dizzy. Thus, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Letryl Tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction with alcohol and Letryl Tablet. However, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any liver or kidney diseases.
  • You have any disease that affects the strength of your bones.
  • You experience tendon pain or swelling while on treatment with Letryl Tablet.
  • Your periods have not yet stopped, and you have not yet gone through menopause. Your doctor might ask you to confirm your menopause by performing some blood tests if it cannot be clinically confirmed.
  • Letryl Tablet is not recommended for patients below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Letryl 2.5 MG

How Does It Work?

Letrozole in Letryl Tablet works by reducing the level of a natural female hormone known as oestrogen that is produced in the body. Eventually, stopping the growth of the cancer cells, which depend on...
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Directions for Use of Letryl 2.5 MG

  • Letryl Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Letryl 2.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Letryl Tablet may interact with other medications and provide an altered response to the treatment. Please notify your doctor if you are undergoing any other treatments, over-the-counter medications (...
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  • Concomitant use of Letryl Tablet along with tamoxifen (used to prevent breast cancer) should be avoided as it may alter its effects.
  • Other medicines like phenytoin, clopidogrel should be used with caution along with Letryl Tablet.

Interactions with food items

Letryl Tablet can be taken with or without food.

Storage and disposal of Letryl 2.5 MG

  • Store Letryl Tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Letryl 2.5 MG

Overdose

Seek urgent medical attention in case you have consumed too much of Letryl Tablet.

Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of Letryl Tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Letryl Tablet?

A: Letryl Tablet is used in postmenopausal women for the treatment of advanced breast cancer.

Q: How to take Letryl Tablet?

A: Letryl Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water with or without food. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.

Q: Should Letryl Tablet be taken with or without food?

A: Letryl Tablet can be taken with or without food.

Q: How long to take Letryl Tablet?

A: The dose and duration of Letryl Tablet will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop taking this medicine on your own.
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Last Updated on: 11 May 2022 | 02:29 PM (IST)

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