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Anastrozole

Brand names: ANASTROLAN ANESTRA ANEXTROZOLE ANZONAT AREMED ARIMIDEX AROMATT FEMIZET STRAZOLAN VALEX

Description

Anastrozole is a potent and highly selective non-steroidal aromatase inhibitor. It inhibits the enzyme aromatase, which is responsible for converting androgens to estrogens. Anastrozole is a drug indicated in the treatment of breast cancer in post-menopausal women.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Anastrozole
L Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents → L02 Endocrine therapy → L02B Hormone antagonists and related agents → L02BG Aromatase inhibitors

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