What is Abirapro 250mg Tablet?
Prostate gland cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed malignancy. Abirapro 250mg Tablet is used to treat the same or to treat other conditions, as diagnosed by the doctor. As anti-cancer tablets, Abirapro 250mg Tablet may also be used in combination with other medicines. The doctor will decide on the dosage and repetition of the medicine. The salt composition of the medication is Abiraterone 250 mg tablet which is manufactured by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Benefits of Abirapro 250mg Tablet
Any type of cancer is life-threatening. Many adult males are diagnosed with prostate gland cancer and the count is increasing every year. Abirapro 250mg Tablet helps in the treatment of prostate gland cancer. One of the common complications that the patient goes through is difficulty in urination. The medicine makes it easier for the patient to urinate.
How does Abirapro 250mg Tablet work?
The prostate gland is a small walnut-sized gland that produces a fluid called seminal fluid. The purpose of the fluid is to nourish and transport sperms in males. Usually, the patient does not find any symptoms of prostate gland cancer until it reaches extreme stages. Abirapro 250mg Tablet is an anticancer medication. It prevents the production of the male hormone, i.e., androgen. The medicine inhibits an enzyme (CYP17) which is responsible for the production of androgen. This process slows down the growth of prostate cancer in men.
Side effects of Abirapro 250mg Tablet
The medicine should be taken as per the doctor’s prescription. Any changes in the intake of the medication may cause side effects, as follows –
- High blood pressure
- Joint swelling
- Decreased potassium level in blood
- Increased liver enzymes
- Decreased white blood cell count
- Urinary tract infection
- Increase in cholesterol level
- Increased levels of blood fat
- Variation in blood sugar level