Tamoxifen

What is Tamoxifen?

Tamoxifen is an antagonist of the estrogen receptor in breast tissue via its active metabolite, hydroxytamoxifen. In other tissues such as the endometrium, it behaves as an agonist, and thus may be characterized as a mixed agonist/antagonist.

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Can the breast cancer drug Temoxafen also protect females from the low range HPV's ? as i have been reading they shut down that and hepes to a...

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Tamoxifen

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Some studies have shown that tamoxifen can stimulate the proliferation of...

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my daughter had a double mastectomy, 6 chemo treatments three weeks apart, then had her ovaries removed to stop hormone production all last year....

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Hello. Yes, she requires Tamoxifen

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Hello dear.

I have gone through the details. So to stop the extra-ovarian source...

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I have been taking tamoxifen oral for 5 years. Had to miss my oncologist appt this month and unable to get in until after the holidays. I ran out...

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Hello dear. You should continue tamoxifen

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Hello dear. I have gone through the details.

So the latest data from attom...

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