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Casodex Drug Description
CASODEX®
(bicalutamide) Tablet for Oral use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of bicalutamide (Casodex)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

chest pain, cough or trouble breathing;
feeling short of breath, even with mild exertion;
swelling in your hands or feet;
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding;
blood...
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CASODEX® (bicalutamide) Tablets contain 50 mg of bicalutamide, a non-steroidal
androgen receptor inhibitor with no other known endocrine activity. The chemical
name is propanamide, N [4 cyano-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3-[(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonyl]-2-hydroxy-2-methyl-,(+-).
The structural and empirical formulas are:








Bicalutamide has a molecular weight of 430.37. The pKa' is approximately 12. Bicalutamide is a fine white to off white powder which is practically insoluble in water at 37°C (5 mg per 1000 mL), slightly soluble in chloroform and absolute ethanol, sparingly soluble in methanol, and soluble in acetone and tetrahydrofuran.
CASODEX is a racemate with its antiandrogenic activity being almost exclusively exhibited by the R-enantiomer of bicalutamide; the S-enantiomer is essentially inactive.
The inactive ingredients of CASODEX Tablets are lactose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polyvidone, sodium starch glycollate, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/13/2009




Casodex Drug Description
CASODEX®
(bicalutamide) Tablet for Oral use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of bicalutamide (Casodex)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

chest pain, cough or trouble breathing;
feeling short of breath, even with mild exertion;
swelling in your hands or feet;
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding;
blood...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Casodex »




CASODEX® (bicalutamide) Tablets contain 50 mg of bicalutamide, a non-steroidal
androgen receptor inhibitor with no other known endocrine activity. The chemical
name is propanamide, N [4 cyano-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3-[(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonyl]-2-hydroxy-2-methyl-,(+-).
The structural and empirical formulas are:








Bicalutamide has a molecular weight of 430.37. The pKa' is approximately 12. Bicalutamide is a fine white to off white powder which is practically insoluble in water at 37°C (5 mg per 1000 mL), slightly soluble in chloroform and absolute ethanol, sparingly soluble in methanol, and soluble in acetone and tetrahydrofuran.
CASODEX is a racemate with its antiandrogenic activity being almost exclusively exhibited by the R-enantiomer of bicalutamide; the S-enantiomer is essentially inactive.
The inactive ingredients of CASODEX Tablets are lactose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polyvidone, sodium starch glycollate, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/13/2009




Casodex Drug Description
CASODEX®
(bicalutamide) Tablet for Oral use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of bicalutamide (Casodex)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

chest pain, cough or trouble breathing;
feeling short of breath, even with mild exertion;
swelling in your hands or feet;
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding;
blood...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Casodex »




CASODEX® (bicalutamide) Tablets contain 50 mg of bicalutamide, a non-steroidal
androgen receptor inhibitor with no other known endocrine activity. The chemical
name is propanamide, N [4 cyano-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3-[(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonyl]-2-hydroxy-2-methyl-,(+-).
The structural and empirical formulas are:








Bicalutamide has a molecular weight of 430.37. The pKa' is approximately 12. Bicalutamide is a fine white to off white powder which is practically insoluble in water at 37°C (5 mg per 1000 mL), slightly soluble in chloroform and absolute ethanol, sparingly soluble in methanol, and soluble in acetone and tetrahydrofuran.
CASODEX is a racemate with its antiandrogenic activity being almost exclusively exhibited by the R-enantiomer of bicalutamide; the S-enantiomer is essentially inactive.
The inactive ingredients of CASODEX Tablets are lactose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polyvidone, sodium starch glycollate, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/13/2009




Casodex Drug Description
CASODEX®
(bicalutamide) Tablet for Oral use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of bicalutamide (Casodex)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

chest pain, cough or trouble breathing;
feeling short of breath, even with mild exertion;
swelling in your hands or feet;
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding;
blood...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Casodex »




CASODEX® (bicalutamide) Tablets contain 50 mg of bicalutamide, a non-steroidal
androgen receptor inhibitor with no other known endocrine activity. The chemical
name is propanamide, N [4 cyano-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3-[(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonyl]-2-hydroxy-2-methyl-,(+-).
The structural and empirical formulas are:








Bicalutamide has a molecular weight of 430.37. The pKa' is approximately 12. Bicalutamide is a fine white to off white powder which is practically insoluble in water at 37°C (5 mg per 1000 mL), slightly soluble in chloroform and absolute ethanol, sparingly soluble in methanol, and soluble in acetone and tetrahydrofuran.
CASODEX is a racemate with its antiandrogenic activity being almost exclusively exhibited by the R-enantiomer of bicalutamide; the S-enantiomer is essentially inactive.
The inactive ingredients of CASODEX Tablets are lactose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polyvidone, sodium starch glycollate, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/13/2009




Casodex Drug Description
CASODEX®
(bicalutamide) Tablet for Oral use
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of bicalutamide (Casodex)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

chest pain, cough or trouble breathing;
feeling short of breath, even with mild exertion;
swelling in your hands or feet;
fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding;
blood...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Casodex »




CASODEX® (bicalutamide) Tablets contain 50 mg of bicalutamide, a non-steroidal
androgen receptor inhibitor with no other known endocrine activity. The chemical
name is propanamide, N [4 cyano-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3-[(4-fluorophenyl)sulfonyl]-2-hydroxy-2-methyl-,(+-).
The structural and empirical formulas are:








Bicalutamide has a molecular weight of 430.37. The pKa' is approximately 12. Bicalutamide is a fine white to off white powder which is practically insoluble in water at 37°C (5 mg per 1000 mL), slightly soluble in chloroform and absolute ethanol, sparingly soluble in methanol, and soluble in acetone and tetrahydrofuran.
CASODEX is a racemate with its antiandrogenic activity being almost exclusively exhibited by the R-enantiomer of bicalutamide; the S-enantiomer is essentially inactive.
The inactive ingredients of CASODEX Tablets are lactose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polyvidone, sodium starch glycollate, and titanium dioxide.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/13/2009





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