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FDA Approves Pharmacia & Upjohn Breast Cancer Drug
WESTPORT, Oct 25 (Reuters Health) - Pharmacia & Upjohn announced
on Friday that the Food and Drug Administration has approved the
company's exemestane (Aromasin) tablets for treatment of advanced
breast cancer in postmenopausal women.  The company said that the
drug is the first aromatase inactivator approved for use in
advanced breast cancer that has become unresponsive to tamoxifen
therapy.  Pharmacia & Upjohn said that the most common side
effects of the drug include hot flashes, nausea, fatigue
increased sweating and increased appetite
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