Fulvestrant is a hormonal medicine used in advanced breast cancer. It may also be used in combination with other breast cancer medicines e.g. palbociclib, ribociclib.
Inform your doctor if any of the following occurs:
Inform your doctor or pharmacist regarding any other medical conditions you have or medicines you are taking e.g. blood thinners.
It is an injection given at the muscles in the buttocks. When fulvestrant is started, it is given once every 2 weeks for the first 3 doses. After which, it is injected only once a month.
If you missed a dose, inform your doctor immediately and arrange for a follow-up as soon as possible.