Drug Information for ANADROL -50 (oxymetholone) 50 mg Tablets (ALAVEN Pharmaceutical): CONTRAINDICATIONS

    • Carcinoma of the prostate or breast in male patients.
    • Carcinoma of the breast in females with hypercalcemia; androgenic anabolic steroids may stimulate osteolytic resorption of bones.
    • Oxymetholone can cause fetal harm when administered to pregnant women. It is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant. If the patient becomes pregnant while taking the drug, she should be apprised of the potential hazard to the fetus.
    • Nephrosis or the nephrotic phase of nephritis.
    • Hypersensitivity to the drug.
    • Severe hepatic dysfunction.
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