XTANDI is a prescription medicine used to treat men with prostate cancer that:

  • no longer responds to a hormone therapy or surgical treatment to lower testosterone
  • OR

  • has spread to other parts of the body and responds to a hormone therapy or surgical treatment to lower testosterone

It is not known if XTANDI is safe and effective in females or children.

Ken, a real patient on XTANDI.
Ken

Tips for staying on track
with XTANDI

Take XTANDI once a day at the same time each day. If you have trouble remembering to take your dose, ask a family member or friend for reminders to help you stay on track—whether it’s in person, by phone, or by text message.

Try these tips to help you take your medicine as directed by your doctor.

Take XTANDI® (enzalutamide) when you do another daily activity icon

Take XTANDI when you do another daily activity, such as after brushing your teeth.

Set an alarm to help you remember to take XTANDI® (enzalutamide) at the same time

Set an alarm to help you remember to take XTANDI at the same time each day.

Download the treatment calendar icon

Keep track of each time you take a dose of XTANDI.

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Your doctor will monitor your prostate cancer while taking XTANDI

PSA tests

You’re probably familiar with the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test. This is a blood test that measures the amount of prostate-specific antigen in your blood. Your doctor may perform this test periodically throughout your treatment.

Scans

Your doctor may also use one or more of the scans below to monitor your prostate cancer:

  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan
  • Bone scan

Talk to your doctor

It’s important to talk with your doctor and share how you’re feeling throughout your treatment. It’s a good idea to keep a pad and pencil (or your smart phone) handy to write down notes about your symptoms. Remember to jot down the time of day and what’s going on at that moment.

Important Safety Information

Important Safety Information and Indication

What is XTANDI?

XTANDI is a prescription medicine used to treat men with prostate cancer that:

It is not known if XTANDI is safe and effective in females or children.

Important Safety Information

What should I tell my doctor before taking XTANDI?

Tell your doctor about all your medical conditions, including if you:

How should I take XTANDI?

What are the possible side effects of XTANDI?

XTANDI may cause serious side effects including:

Your doctor will stop treatment with XTANDI if you have serious side effects.

The most common side effects of XTANDI include:

XTANDI may cause fertility problems in males, which may affect the ability to father children. Talk to your doctor if you have concerns about fertility.

These are not all the possible side effects of XTANDI. For more information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch.

For further information, please talk to your doctor and click here for Patient Information and Full Prescribing Information for XTANDI.

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