Were you looking for information about Megestrol? Megastrol is a common misspelling of megestrol.
Megestrol acetate (Megace®) is a drug prescribed for use in people who have acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) or advanced forms of breast cancer or endometrial cancer (cancer of the lining of the uterus). The oral suspension is approved to stimulate appetite and cause weight gain in people with AIDS, while the tablets are prescribed to relieve symptoms of breast cancer or endometrial cancer.
Although most people tolerate this medicine well, side effects are possible and may include diarrhea, a rash, and gas. You may not be able to use megestrol if you have certain medical conditions, such as diabetes or a history of a blood clot, or certain allergies.
(For more information on this medicine, click Megestrol. This full-length article offers a complete overview of this product, including how it works, specific uses, and general dosing guidelines. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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