Anastrozole

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.

Medicine classification

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

Medicines

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Spain

Australia

Austria

Singapore

Singapore

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Singapore

Cyprus Hong Kong Singapore

Australia

Australia Austria Canada Cyprus France

Singapore

Lithuania

Hong Kong Singapore

Cyprus

Cyprus

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2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

3D Molecule Structure

3D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

2Z07MYW1AZ - ANASTROZOLE

CAS Registry Number

120511-73-1 - anastrozole

SNOMED-CT

386910003 - Anastrozole (substance)