Women are exposed to many health related problem after menopause such as osteoporosis, breast cancer, heart disease, coronary artery disease. Menopause is the phase in woman’s life when menstrual cycle (periods) stops. This natural phenomenon takes place between 45 to 55 years of age. Menopause starts with fewer periods and later followed by putting an end to menstruation cycle. After this woman’s ovaries stops making eggs, they cannot get pregnant and produces less estrogen and progesterone hormones. Due to these hormonal changes woman likely to suffer poor bladder function, increase in weight, and other problem such as poor vision. Raloxifene sold as Evista
shows estrogenic effects on bones by preventing osteoporosis and anti estrogenic effect on breast and uterus.
Raloxifene evista is an effective medicine in reducing the risk of breast cancer in woman after menopause. Raloxifene evista slightly water soluble tablet which contains 60 mg of raloxifene HCL. Raloxifene actions through binding estrogen receptors this active certain estrogen pathways and blocks others. They are known as selective estrogen receptors, which works by reducing the bone resorption (in which break down of bone cell takes place), this in turns prevents reduction in bone mineral density and also lower down the incidence of fracture.
Raloxifene evista is the recommended drug in osteoporosis treatment. 60 mg of recommended dose of evista taken on daily basis increase the bone mineral density of spine and hip to 2 to 3 %.if administrated regularly this medicine decreases the risk of incidence of first vertebral fracture. An important fact about the raloxifene evista is the patient complaining such conditions like swelling in legs, hands, breathing problem, chest pain should avoid intake of medicine and immediately seeks doctor’s help. It is advised while taking dosage of raloxifene evista a woman should also take calcium and vitamin D supplements or appropriate diet. Raloxifene
evista works by preventing thinning of bone and s making bones stronger. Lactating mothers and pregnant ladies should not take this medicine. If you are having a history of blood clots then it is good to consult doctor before taking this medicine.
Before taking the dose of raloxifene evista make sure you are taking it for the medical condition this medicine is prescribed for and not just because somebody has suggested the intake of drug having a medical condition which resembles your problem in some way. Raloxifene Evista tablets are made up of lactose monohydrate, FD&C Blue No. 2 Aluminum Lake , polyethylene glycol, anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, crospovidone, povidone, titanium di oxide and polysorbate 80 as an in active ingredients and raloxifene HCL as active ingredient. Make sure you are not allergic to any of these drugs before taking the dosage, a detailed discussion with doctor on your medical conditions will help prevent drug allergies and side effects. It is advised to use the medication guide every time you take raloxifene refill. Always consult before starting, stopping or changing dosage of raloxifene evista. Do take only recommended dose of raloxifene as over dose of this drug results in dizziness and leg cramps. Taking more than recommended dosage along with the calcium and vitamin D supplements can expose you to the risk of getting kidney stones.