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Surgical biopsy shows no atypical cells. Needle biopsy before surgical biopsy showed Atypia?

Should I take Tamoxifen? I am over the age of 70.

Posted 18 Jun 2014 0 answers

Breast Cancer - Adjuvant - what is the best adjuvant therapy for metastatic breast cancer?

I t was 2.5 cm tumour in axillary tail of breast. ER + PR + HER2+++ Parietal metastases suspected in bone scan. only 4 lymph nodes were removed which were negative. wide local excision with breast ...

Posted 22 Mar 2014 0 answers

Is it safe to take fetzima (a new anti depresent) with tamoxifen?

I know that most ssris and snris reduce the effectiveness of tamoxifen. My doctor told me that this new one - fetzima is ok. is he correct?

Posted 21 Feb 2014 1 answer

Has the Gabapentin caused weight gain or swelling in anyone?

My oncologist wants me to start taking Gabapentin - 300mg to help with my night sweats, caused by Tamoxifen. Has anyone had weight gain or swelling associated with this drug?

Posted 29 Jan 2014 2 answers

To Tamoxifen or Not Tamoxifen, that is the question?

Long story short... found lump in breast, needle biopsy done came back as atypical ductal hyperplasia, surgically removed the lump, came back as benign. My breast surgeon sent me to see an oncologist ...

Posted 15 Jan 2014 2 answers

Chronic headache in aperson taking tamoxifen?

person taking tomoxifen ,for more than a year,having chronic headache,how it can be managed?

Posted 12 Jan 2014 1 answer

I am going to begin arimidex tomorrow after a year and one half of tomoxifen. What should I?

... expect??? I am experiencing memory lose, lack of concentration and exhaustion on the tomoxifin. I just don't feel normal. Now I am post menopausal and it's time for change!! Anyone want ...

Posted 18 Dec 2013 2 answers

Is it ok to take vit. K2 with tamoxifen. Tamoxifen can cause blood clots,not sure if vit.k2 does too

I'm currently on tamoxifen, in my fifth year, and I have recently started to take vitamin K2 for calcium absorption for my osteopenia. Since a side effect of Tamoxifen is blood clots, I was ...

Posted 12 Dec 2013 0 answers

I have been taking Femara for 8 1/2 years and will continue until it stops working for me. Is?

... anyone else taking Femara like this? I took Tamoxifen for 5 years, then when the cancer came back and metastasized, I was then put on Femara

Posted 29 Sep 2013 3 answers

Hot flashes and femara --?

anyone dealing with these and what did you do about them? debilitatingly bad hot flashes since starting femara after almost 3 years on tamoxifen

Posted 21 Nov 2013 0 answers

Tamoxifen - fatique, forgetfulness & depression, will these side effects ever end?

I was diagnosed with DCIS this past summer. I am 49 yrs. old. I had a lumpectomy and. then was put on Tamoxifen. I have been on it for about 3 months now. No hot flashes, but a lot of fatigue, ...

Posted 14 Oct 2013 1 answer

I have severe joint pain in 1 knee (R). and in the front and back of my calf?

I have taken Tamoxifen for 2 1/2 years. My Dr says it is "working" when I tell him this and suggest I take Naproxen Sodium 1-2 times per day. Sometimes it works and other times it does not.

Posted 21 Oct 2013 1 answer

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