Femara is used in the treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
How it Works
Femara works by lowering the amount of estrogen which is the natural female hormone produced in the body. This then can lower or stop the growth of some breast cancer cells that need estrogen to grow.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Femara include the symptoms below; Fatigue, Hypercholesterolaemia, Hot flushes, Increased sweating, Musculoskeletal pain