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Casodex vs Zytiga

Casodex
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Zytiga
Other name: Bicalutamide (Bicalutamide)
Other name: abiraterone (abiraterone)
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Bicalutamide (marketed as Casodex, Cosudex, Calutide, Kalumid) is an oral non-steroidal anti-androgen used in the treatment of prostate cancer and hirsutism. It was first launched in 1995 as a combination treatment (with surgical...
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Abiraterone (trade name Zytiga) is a drug used in castration-resistant prostate cancer (formerly hormone-resistant or hormone-refractory prostate cancer) (prostate cancer not responding to androgen deprivation or treatment with antiandrogens). Aft...
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Bicalutamide (marketed as Casodex, Cosudex, Calutide, Kalumid) is an oral non-steroidal anti-androgen used in the treatment of prostate cancer and hirsutism. It was first launched in 1995 as a combination treatment (with surgical...
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About Zytiga
Abiraterone (trade name Zytiga) is a drug used in castration-resistant prostate cancer (formerly hormone-resistant or hormone-refractory prostate cancer) (prostate cancer not responding to androgen deprivation or treatment with antiandrogens). Aft...
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started Zytiga 25th of May 2011 after Casodex, Taxotere...
" My father started Zytiga 25th of May 2011 after Casodex, Taxotere (9 years after discovery ...tried HD Keto first - too many side effects. Zytiga lowered testosteron level around 10 times - had to... "

a new doctor switched him to zytiga. I'm not sure exactly...
" My husband started on casodex but it was causing arrthymia ...issues), so a new doctor switched him to zytiga. I'm not sure exactly how ...it, but that doctor said Zytiga had about five times the... "

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worked for 1 year. now on zytiga for 1 year. psa0,01 I...
" took casodex worked for 1 year. now on zytiga for 1 year.... "

like the Casodex is failing now. There's talk of putting...
" I've been on lupron/casodex for the past year and it looks like the Casodex is failing now. There's talk of putting... "

. Stopped casodex and started zytiga and prednisone only to...
" ...it stalled, the addition of casodex took it to 4 where ...before heading back up. Stopped casodex and started zytiga and prednisone only to have ...to 24, now on xtandi and one month stopped the climb and... "

uropathy of sorts, that came while I was on Casodex, and is...
" ...weakness in the legs from zytiga, but I have had issues ...loss of feeling, a neuropathy of sorts, that came while I was on Casodex, and is very... "

urney. Zytiga has shown amazing results as well...Were...
" ...on your Provenge journey. Zytiga has shown amazing results as well... Were ...throughout your Provenge use....Lupron? Casodex?... "

ur doctors considered switching to Zytiga rather than the ca...
" ...have your doctors considered switching to Zytiga rather than the... "

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Zytiga. Wouldn't J&J do better selling its great product...
" ...Lupron Casodex, but Casodex ultimately failed. Have been on Zytiga ...two more of life. There are millions of men with Pca throughout the world, only 10% of them can afford to pay the retail price of... "

e to begin Zytiga. Express scripts requires \"coverage r...
" ...0.11 in August. My ONCO took me off Casodex one month ago to ...tripled in one month. He now wants me to begin Zytiga. Express scripts requires \"coverage ...prior to filling the rx. Any comments... "

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