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Femara: Oral tablet

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Femara 2.5mg Tab
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: FV  |  CG

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What is this medicine?

LETROZOLE (LET roe zole) blocks the production of estrogen. Certain types of breast cancer grow under the influence of estrogen. Letrozole helps block tumor growth. This medicine is used to treat advanced breast cancer in postmenopausal women.

Similar Generic Drugs : Letrozole: Oral tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Femara: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
99.22%
0.78%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.0%
1.55%
32.56%
65.89%
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