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Anastrazole

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Synonym(s): Anastrozole, Anastrazol, Anastrole, Arimidex


Introduction

Name

  • Anastrazole.

Class of drug

  • Non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor.

Description

Chemical name

  • 2-[3-(2-cyanopropan-2-yl)-5-(1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmethyl)phenyl]-2-methylpropanenitrile.

Molecular formula

  • C17H19N5.

Molecular weight

  • 293.37.

Physical properties

  • Crystals.
  • Off-white powder.
  • Anastrazole has moderate aqueous solubility.

Storage requirements

  • Room temperature at 20-25°C/68-77°F.

Uses

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Indications

  • Adrenal disease (questionable, as other safer and more effective alternatives exist at this moment).

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

Precautions

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Interactions

with diagnostic tests

  • Elevations in serum cholesterol in humans.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • US Food and Drug Administration (2011) Arimidex (Anastrozole) Tablet Label. Website: www.accessdata.fda.gov (pdf download). Last accessed 11th August 2017.

Organisation(s)

  • National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) Compendium of Data Sheets for Animal Medicines. Website: www.noahcompendium.co.uk.

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