Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Xtandi

Descriptions


Enzalutamide is used to treat metastatic prostate cancer (cancer that has spread to other parts of the body). This medicine is used in patients who have received other cancer medicines, such as docetaxel.

Enzalutamide is an antiandrogen cancer medicine. It works by blocking the effects of androgen (a male hormone) to stop the growth of prostate cancer cells.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule, Liquid Filled