Bicalutamide is used together with a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) analogue (for example, goserelin or leuprolide) to treat stage D2 metastatic prostate cancer (cancer that has spread) in men. Bicalutamide belongs to the group of medications called antiandrogens.
It works by blocking the effects of testosterone (a male hormone), which helps prevent the growth and spread of cancer cells. The medication is available only with your doctor’s prescription.
The product is available in the following dosing forms: