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Arimidex® (anastrozole) is a medication licensed to treat breast cancer. If you are prescribed this medication, you may wonder who makes Arimidex.
Brand-name Arimidex is manufactured by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals. However, the patent for this medication has expired and generic versions are now available. Like brand-name Arimidex, the generic version is available in just one strength -- Anastrozole 1 mg tablets. It is made by a number of generic manufacturers, including but not limited to:
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Roxane Laboratories
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals.
(Click Arimidex to learn more about who makes this drug, potential side effects, and what to expect during treatment.)
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