MEGESTROL (me JES trol) belongs to a class of drugs known as progestins. Megestrol tablets are used to treat advanced breast or endometrial cancer.
Megestrol (INN, BAN) is a steroidal progestin which was never marketed. Its
acylated derivative megestrol acetate is also a progestogen, which, in contrast to
Megestrol tablets are used to relieve the symptoms and reduce the suffering
caused by advanced breast cancer and advanced endometrial cancer (cancer
Easy to read patient leaflet for megestrol Tablets. Includes indications, proper use
, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
No tome su medicamento con una frecuencia mayor a la indicada. Si olvida o salta una dosis, vuelva al horario habitual de sus dosis el día siguiente. This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions. More »
Consumer information about the medication MEGESTROL - ORAL (Megace),
includes side effects, drug interactions, recommended dosages, and storage ...
MEGACE® (megestrol acetate, USP) Oral Suspension contains megestrol
acetate, a synthetic derivative of the naturally occurring steroid hormone, ...
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(me-JES-trole). Trade name: Megace<sup>®</sup> Other name: Megestrol Acetate.
Chemocare.com uses generic names in all descriptions of drugs. Megace is the
Megestrol is a man-made chemical similar to the female hormone progesterone.