The active ingredients of Nilandron are:
nilutamide Drug Class:
Androgen Receptor Antagonists [MoA] ,
Androgen Receptor Inhibitor [EPC]
Nilandron is used to treat prostate cancer in men and is used after the removal of testicles or with other medications. Nilandron belongs to a drug class known as Antiandrogens. Testosterone is a natural hormone that helps the prostate cancer to grow and spread the prostate cancer.
Nilandron works by blocking effects of testosterone, and it thereby slows down the spread and growth of the prostate cancer.
The availble dosage of Nilandron are:
Nilandron Side Effects
Since Nilandron is used with other medications the side effects might be due to any of the medicine or the combination of the medications. If the following side effects become bothersome you should seek medical attention promptly:
Loss of sexual desires
Loss of body hair
Liver defects may occur at any time while taking Nilandron, but these effects tend to occur during the first three to four months of the treatment.
Drug interactions are rare to occur but also they are possible. The doctor or pharmacist may often prevent the interactions to occur by changing on how you use the medications. In order for your pharmacist to give you the best care you should tell him or her about all the prescriptions and non-prescriptions, herbal and vitamins products that you are using. Nilandron may interact with the following medications:
The free Pharmacy Coupons Nilandron Coupon and Discount Card can save you up to 75%** off your prescription prices. All you have to do is print the coupon and bring it to the pharmacy to receive the benefits of our drug discount program. This coupon is not insurance and is not valid in combination with any government-sponsored drug plans.