Casodex vs Zytiga

Casodex
(Rx)
Zytiga
(Rx)
Casodex is an Anti-Androgen.
Zytiga is an Anti-Androgen.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Concern level
1.6
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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October 4, 1995
April 28, 2011
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,312 Discussions
3,626 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
Zytiga is prescribed for Prostate Cancer and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cas
Hot Flashes
9
Tiredness
7
Weight Gain
3
Impotence
2
Decreased Libido
2
Bone Pain
2
Incontinence
2
Weakness
2
Man Boobs
1
Anxiety
1
Zyt
Hot Flashes
4
Back Pain
2
Weakness
2
Weight Gain
2
Swollen Lymph Nodes
2
Headaches
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Constipation
1
Discomfort
1
Diarrhea
1
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Casodex
Cas
Zytiga
Zyt
Hot Flashes
Cas
Zyt
9
4
Tiredness
Cas
Zyt
7
0
Weight Gain
Cas
Zyt
3
2
Impotence
Cas
Zyt
2
0
Decreased Libido
Cas
Zyt
2
0
Bone Pain
Cas
Zyt
2
0
Incontinence
Cas
Zyt
2
0
Weakness
Cas
Zyt
2
2
Man Boobs
Cas
Zyt
1
0
Anxiety
Cas
Zyt
1
0
Hot Flashes
Zyt
Cas
4
9
Back Pain
Zyt
Cas
2
0
Weakness
Zyt
Cas
2
2
Weight Gain
Zyt
Cas
2
3
Swollen Lymph Nodes
Zyt
Cas
2
0
Headaches
Zyt
Cas
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Zyt
Cas
1
0
Constipation
Zyt
Cas
1
0
Discomfort
Zyt
Cas
1
0
Diarrhea
Zyt
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.
X Category X
Zytiga is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Casodex and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Zytiga and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 50 mg
Tablet: 250 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Bicalutamide
Abiraterone acetate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Casodex and Zytiga: 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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