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Tanning while taking tamoxifen

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Dr.  Nsah Bernard MD

I am taking tamoxifen . Every once in a while I get vaginal bleeding or spotting. I have not had .y period for most 4 years. I am 54 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nsah Bernard ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Krishna Kiran Kannepalli MD

My name is XXXXXXX I have been taking tamoxifen for 1 year ( breast cancer survivor). I would love to take garcinia cambogia to help me lose a few pounds! Will it interfere with my tamoxifen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krishna Kiran Kannepalli ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Manisha Jain MD

Can I take garcinia cambogia while on tamoxifen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I am taking testosterone and hcg for replacement. I am also taking tamoxifen to block the aromatase. My estrogen levels continue to be high. Now I have high muscle enzymes. Can the sustained increase ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

I am 66, and BRCA 2 positive. I was told to take Tamoxifen for breast cancer prevention. I was told ... effects and do not like taking medications unless very necessary... Thanks so much ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indranil Ghosh ( Oncologist)

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null MD

God... I am taking Tamoxifen 2 times a day. I was in the sun for a little to long like 4hrs I m ... the only 2 meds I take each day.. before when i went to the tanning bed (years ago) I had... View answer

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Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Can I use a tanning bed while taking 100mcg of synthyroid ? (I am 16). ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Satnarain Bansal MD

.......He recommended that I try Lexapro, the generic brand, and I was hesitant to take it as I was not there to get any other medication, other than the tamoxifen that I take...........I am leary... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satnarain Bansal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

My partner is a breast cancer survivor and is taking Tamoxifen . She is suffering from depression and we have recently found out that taking turmeric can help depression and also relieve pain as well ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I have had breast cancer (all gone now) but taking tamoxifen.(age 44now) I have developed a DVT so my MD said I could cont the tamoxifen and Xarelto for 3 more yrs or have an ovarian ablation ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. First of all the best treatment is only a Surgery. Why would you want to take medicines? Post a photo, details of problem and treatment Dr T...

Dr. Ganesh MD

avoid to get direct exposure take protection if need to be out - moisturising oily creams would help

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Metformin can cause photo-sensitivity in up to 10 % patients. As tanning beds use ultraviolet rays, I will not recommend to go for it.