Flutamide Oral Capsule 125Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Flutamide: Oral capsule (125mg)

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Flutamide 125mg Cap
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 93 7120 93 7120,par 753 par 753 
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Flutamide 125mg Cap
Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: LOGO 4960 

What is this Medicine?

FLUTAMIDE (FLOO ta mide) blocks the effect of the male hormone called testosterone. It is used in combination with another medication to treat prostate cancer.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Eulexin: Oral capsule (125mg)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Flutamide: Oral capsule(125mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Flutamide 125mg Capsule

NDC: 498840753
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Prostate Cancer

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Flutamide 125mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_7638.JPG
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 93 7120 93 7120,par 753 par 753 
Shape: capsule
Color: beige

Reported Side Effects for Flutamide 125mg Capsule

Secondary Malignancy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yellow Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gynecomastia Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
33.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
36.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hot Flashes Incidence:
61.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Flutamide 125mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Flutamide 125mg Capsule(Flutamide)
Marijuana and Flutamide(Flutamide)
Flutamide can theoretically increase the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. The side effects profile of Marijuana, Medical may be altered if you take Flutamide. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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