Xtandi is a life-prolonging cancer drug manufactured by Astellas Pharma, comes in capsule form and its each pack contains 112 capsules. Xtandi is indicated for the treatment of patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).
- Brand Name : Xtandi
- Composition : Enzalutamide
- Manufactured by : Astellas Pharma India Pvt. Ltd.
- Strength : 40 mg
- Form : Capsules
- Packing : Pack of 112 Capsules
- Route of administration: Oral use
Xtandi 40mg Works
The main active ingredient "Xtandi" is Enzalutamide 40mg, belongs to the powerful inhibitors of androgen receptors. Enzalutamide is a potent inhibitor of androgen receptors, which blocks several stages of the androgen receptor signaling pathway.
Do not give this medication to anyone else, even if they have the same symptoms as you do. It can be harmful for people to take this medication if their doctor has not prescribed it.
Mode Of Application
The recommended adult dose of Xtandi Enzalutamide is 160 mg (four 40 mg capsules) administered orally once daily. This medication may be taken with food or on an empty stomach. Swallow the capsules whole, with water.
Many things can affect the dose of medication that a person needs, such as body weight, other medical conditions, and other medications. If your doctor has recommended a dose different from the ones listed here, do not change the way that you are taking the medication without consulting your doctor.