Were you looking for information about Bicalutamide? Bicalutimide is a common misspelling of bicalutamide.
Bicalutamide (Casodex®) is a prescription medication used in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. It works by blocking the effects of androgens (male sex hormones). The medicine is sold in the form of a tablet and is taken by mouth once a day.
Most men are able to use it without any problems, but like any medication, side effects are possible. Some of the most common reactions include weakness; hot flashes; or pain in the back, pelvis, or stomach.
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