Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Nilandron

Descriptions


Nilutamide is used with surgery to treat metastatic prostate cancer (cancer that has spread) in men. Nilutamide belongs to the group of medicines called antiandrogens. It works by blocking the effects of testosterone (a male hormone), which helps stop the growth and spread of cancer cells. .

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet