Cancer Home > Exemestane

Drug Interactions

Exemestane can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Exemestane).

What If I Overdose on Exemestane?

In studies, very large doses did not cause any serious problems. However, if you happen to overdose on exemestane, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Aromasin Overdose for more information.)

How Should Exemestane Be Stored?

Exemestane should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat, in an airtight container. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your exemestane as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Who Makes Exemestane?

Exemestane is made by Pfizer, Inc.

Is There a Generic Version?

Generic exemestane is available (see Generic Aromasin).

Available Strengths

Exemestane is available in one strength -- exemestane 25 mg tablets.
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation




Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2020 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.