Evista is used to treat osteoporosis.
However, your doctor may also prescribe Evista for other conditions if found appropriate.
How to use Evista
The ideal way to use Evista is to follow the instructions of your doctor. An alternative way is to check the medicine label for dosage instructions.
Evista should/may be taken with or without a meal to avoid stomach problems.
It is important that you maintain a strict schedule for taking Evista to ensure that you do not miss any doses. But if you do, then you may take it as soon as you remember provided that you space out the next dosage accordingly.
On the other hand, if it is almost time for the next dose, then omit this dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule.
Never consume two doses to compensate for a missed dosage.
Store Evista at room temperature. Ensure that you protect it from direct exposure to heat/moisture/light and from the reach of children and pets.
Please contact your doctor immediately if you suspect that the patient has overdosed on Evista.
Consult your doctor before using Evista if you have conditions like congestive heart failure, a liver condition, or cancer., active or past history of blood clots (e.g., deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, retinal vein thrombosis), high blood cholesterol levels, history of high blood fat (triglyceride) levels due to estrogen treatment. if you have any kind of allergies to food items, medicines or other substances, if you are using some kind of herbal preparation, dietary supplement, prescription or non prescription drug.
Do not use Evista if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in it (read medicine label if unsure).
If you are pregnant or have plans for a pregnancy, then consult your doctor before using Evista as Evista may harm your fetus.
If you are breast feeding then please maintain caution as it is unknown whether Evista is passed into the breast milk. So please consult your doctor prior to using it.
Evista can interact with certain medicines. So, you must inform your doctor if you are taking