Casodex vs Nilandron

Casodex
(Rx)
Nilandron
(Rx)
Casodex is an Anti-Androgen.
Nilandron is an Anti-Androgen.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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October 4, 1995
September 19, 1996
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,280 Discussions
109 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Cancer
Casodex is prescribed for Prostate Cancer and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Cancer
Nilandron is prescribed for Prostate Cancer and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cas
Hot Flashes
2
Tiredness
1
Weight Gain
1
Impotence
1
Decreased Libido
1
Bone Pain
1
Weakness
1
Incontinence
1
Man Boobs
1
Swollen Lymph Nodes
1
Nil
Swollen Lymph Nodes
10
Constipation
4
Tiredness
2
Back Pain
1
Arthritis
1
Decreased Libido
1
Vomiting
1
Discomfort
1
Stomach Problems
1
Diabetes
1
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Casodex
Cas
Nilandron
Nil
Hot Flashes
Cas
Nil
2
0
Tiredness
Cas
Nil
1
2
Weight Gain
Cas
Nil
1
0
Impotence
Cas
Nil
1
0
Decreased Libido
Cas
Nil
1
1
Bone Pain
Cas
Nil
1
0
Weakness
Cas
Nil
1
0
Incontinence
Cas
Nil
1
0
Man Boobs
Cas
Nil
1
0
Swollen Lymph Nodes
Cas
Nil
1
10
Swollen Lymph Nodes
Nil
Cas
10
1
Constipation
Nil
Cas
4
0
Tiredness
Nil
Cas
2
1
Back Pain
Nil
Cas
1
0
Arthritis
Nil
Cas
1
0
Decreased Libido
Nil
Cas
1
1
Vomiting
Nil
Cas
1
0
Discomfort
Nil
Cas
1
0
Stomach Problems
Nil
Cas
1
0
Diabetes
Nil
Cas
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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X Category X
Casodex is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
C Category C
Before taking Nilandron during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Casodex and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Nilandron and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 50 mg
Tablet: 50 mg, 150 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Bicalutamide
Nilutamide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Casodex and Nilandron: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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