Exemestane is a medicine that is used to treat breast cancer in post-menopausal women whose tumour may grow in response to estrogen, which is a hormone produced by the body. Exemestane helps to reduce the amount of estrogen produced.
Inform your doctor if any of the following occurs:
It is a tablet taken by mouth once a day. It can be taken with food or immediately after food with a glass of water. It should be taken at approximately the same time each day.
If you miss a dose of Exemestane, take it as soon as you can if it is within 12 hours of the missed dose. If it is over 12 hours since your missed dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your usual dosing time.
If you overdose on this medicine, inform your doctor immediately.