Eulexin is an oral drug that is used for the treatment of prostate cancer. It may be used with other medications.
Take Eulexin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. However, the ideal dosage is 2 capsules 3 times a day at 8–hour intervals.
You should try and take your doses on time taking care not to miss any. But if you do miss a dose then take it as soon as you remember. Alternatively, you may also skip it and continue with your regular dose. But do not take a double dose.
Store it at room temperature away from moisture and light.
The symptoms of a Eulexin overdose include breast tissue swelling and tenderness. Seek medical attention immediately if you suspect an overdose.
Check your liver function before you start taking Eulexin. Stop usage immediately if a liver problem occurs.
Do not use Eulexin if:
you are allergic to any ingredient in Eulexin;
you are female;
you have severe liver disease.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Eulexin may cause diarrhea. Do not use laxatives while using Flutamide , unless directed by your doctor. If diarrhea occurs, ask your doctor or pharmacist to recommend a treatment for you.
Lab tests, such as liver function tests, may be required to monitor treatment or to check for side effects. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
Eulexin is not recommended for use in children; safety and effectiveness have not been confirmed.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Eulexin is not recommended for use in women.
Possible Side Effects
Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
blood in the urine; breast growth; decreased sex drive or ability; diarrhea; hot flashes; inflamed prostate; nausea; rash; rectal bleeding; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur:
severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); brown urine; flu-like symptoms; impotence; loss of appetite; muscle aches or soreness; nausea; severe diarrhea; stomach pain/tenderness; unusual tiredness; vomiting; yellowing of skin or eyes.
Eulexin is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not share it with other people.
If your symptoms do not improve or if they become worse, check with your doctor.