Arimidex


Also found in: Medical.
Related to Arimidex: tamoxifen

Arimidex

(ˌærɪmɪˈdɛks)
n
(Pharmacology) a trade name for anastrozole
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Patients with hormone receptor-negative disease and patients who did not previously respond to tamoxifen therapy rarely responded to ARIMIDEX.
Quality of life of postmenopausal women in the Arimidex, Tamoxifen, Alone or in Combination (ATAC) Adjuvant Breast Cancer Trial.
Anastrozole remained superior to tamoxifen as an adjuvant treatment for invasive breast cancer in postmenopausal women, based on 10-year follow-up data from the Arimidex, Tamoxifen Alone or in Combination trial known as ATAC.
Sales of cancer drugs Arimidex and Casodex, which last year had combined revenue of $3 billion, declined 80% and 79% respectively in the U.
As expected, revenue in the US was affected by generic competition for Arimidex, Pulmicort Respules and Toprol-XL, as well as the absence of H1N1 pandemic influenza vaccine revenue that benefited the third quarter 2009.
Women with hormone-receptor-positive tumours who reported these symptoms at the first follow-up visit in the Arimidex, Tamoxifen, Alone or in Combination (ATAC) trial were compared with those without these symptoms to see if there was a relationship between the symptoms and recurrence.
I am looking at a full-page ad by AstraZeneca for a new product called Arimidex.
from Parma, Ohio: Arimidex is used to decrease the risk of recurrence of breast cancer that is hormone receptor positive.
The Government's drugs watchdog has approved the use of Arimidex, Femara and Aromasin alongside "gold standard" drug Tamoxifen.
Scotland became the first part of the UK this week to approve Arimidex for post-menopausal women with early breast cancer.
Preliminary results of laboratory analyses for products from these companies intercepted on their way to the United States have identified counterfeit versions of the following prescription drugs: the cholesterol-lowering agents Lipitor (atorvastatin), Crestor (rosuvastatin), and Zetia (ezetimibe); the antihypertensives Diovan (valsartan) and Hyzaar (losartan-hydrochlorothiazide); Actonel (risedronate), a bisphosphonate for osteoporosis; Nexium (esomeprazole) for gastroesophageal reflux disease; Celebrex (celecoxib) for arthritis-related pain; Arimidex (anastrozole) for breast cancer; and Propecia (finasteride), for male pattern baldness.
They are Arimidex (anastro-zole), Femara (letrozole) and Aromasin (exemestane) and will be available on the NHS alongside the "gold standard" drug tamoxifen.