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Femara

Femara

Femara (Letrozole) is an oral medication used to lower estrogen levels

US Name: Femara
European Drug Name: Femara
Active Ingredients: Letrozole
Manufacturer: Novartis
Manufacturered In: Switzerland
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NameStrengthManufacturerSizePriceQty Total
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Femara2.5mgNovartis30 Tablets$85.00$0.00$598.44
The FDA allows the importation of up to three months supply for personal use.
A valid prescription is required to buy Femara online.
* The price comparisons are based on the published GoodRx.com prices, January 2017.
Femara Description
Femara is an oral tablet
Femara contains the chemical Letrozole. It’s purpose is to help reduce Estrogen levels in women. It does this by blocking the natural production of Estrogen. 
Femara - what's included
A box of Femara from IVFPharmacy includes 30 tablets.
The Difference Between US and European Femara
Femara on IVFPharmacy is made by Novartis Pharmaceuticals. It is a brand medication, not generic. The drug composition is exactly the same as Femara in the US but the packaging may vary slightly. Here's how:
US packaging:
Femara can be purchased in different quantities: 2, 5, 10, 30 tablets at a time. 
European packaging:
Femara is packaged in a box of 30 tablets.
 
Femara Uses and Side Effects
Femara Uses & Indications:
Femara is used to reduce Estrogen levels in women. Femara is often used in postmenopausal women and women going through the IVF process but is mainly used to slow the growth of certain types of breast cancer tumors that require estrogen to grow in the body, known as hormone receptor positive cancers. Reducing Estrogen can help women who are experiencing infertility and are trying to conceive. 
Femara Side Effects:
Common Femara side effects include: Hot flashes, hair loss, joint/bone/muscle pain, tiredness, unusual sweating, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, and trouble sleeping.
Serious Femara side effects include: Bone fractures, mental/mood changes (such as depression, anxiety), swelling of arms/legs, blurred vision, persistent nausea/vomiting, unusual tiredness, dark urine or yellowing of the eyes/skin. Seek urgent advice from your doctor.
Heart attacks and strokes can occur in rare cases. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention include: sudden shortness of breath, chest/jaw/left arm pain, confusion, coughing up blood, sudden dizziness/fainting, pain/swelling/warmth in the groin/calf, tingling/weakness/numbness in the arms/legs, slurred speech, weakness on one side of the body, vision changes or sudden/severe headaches.

Disclaimer: information taken from webMD.com

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