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Stop taking anastrozole after 5 years?

Posted 18 days ago by DIANE ROOD 0 answers

If you stop taking it after 5 years what happens? Should you expect to get cancer again?

What are the side effects when one quits taking anastrozole?

Posted 14 Oct 2017 by karstan 0 answers

I quit taking it after 13 years, no ill effects when I was taking anastrozole, but now have aches in my rib cage, front and back. If I take a really deep breath, it hurts as well. Nothing else in my lifestyle has changed other than due to the aching, I am not exercising regularly like I did before.

Anyone Delaying Anastrazole?

Posted 12 Oct 2017 by gft2bsimple 0 answers

I gained so much weight with chemo I'd sure like a month or two to get back to baseline before starting this drug. I see repeatedly on this forum it can also contribute to significant weight gain. I'd sure like time to recover from the side-effects of chemo and radiation before adding on ...

Anastrozole - changing diet post lumpectomy?

Posted 22 Aug 2017 by Sobes 0 answers

I will be having Lumpectomy on Left for LDIC and Right LCIS. I will be doing radiation followed by anastrozole (pending results of sentinal node bx). I recently switched to vegan diet. I was wondering if anyone else has changed diet and if it had a positive effect on possible side effects of ...

Anastrozole ok to take with Vagifem?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 by JudeAnneMarg 1 answer

I'm about to start hormone treatment for metastatic ER+ve breast cancer. Can I continue using Vagifem low dose pessaries twice weekly during treatment with Arimidex?

Is anyone taking anastrozole for metastatic uterine leiomyosarcoma? If so, what is your experience?

Posted 6 May 2017 by GardenGirl2017 0 answers

... I am taking anastrozole, and after two months, a CT scan showed that the lesions in my lung (which are estrogen positive) have significantly shrunk in size

If you take anastrozole1mg tablets every other day and still benefit?

Posted 4 Apr 2017 by nrhodes 1 answer

Is 1 mg anastrozole effective taken every other day?

WHAT exactly is anastrozole doing that causes the joint pain?

Posted 6 Mar 2012 by yomamax4 2 answers

I had some signs of arthritis before. I've been through chemo, surgery & radiation for my stage 2b breast cancer. Prior to this mis-adventure, I took glucosamine for minor arthritic symptoms in my fingers. I know it worked because the stiffness & aching would return if I didn't ...

Has anyone heard of using anastrozole to promote growth in short teenage boys?

Posted 17 Feb 2017 by ejudgie 0 answers

What are the short/long term risks? Has it been successful?

Should I stop talking Anastrozole?

Posted 10 Sep 2016 by Kpnuts 1 answer

Hey. Was on tamoxifen for 2 years then changed to Anastrozole. For nearly a year now. I'm 47 and was always quite active. Now I'm having back pain (lower right hip) headaches no motivation what so ever, pains in my knee and foot. Depression... Just wondering could it be this drug or ...

Can I take anastrozole and amoxicillin?

Posted 24 Jul 2016 by L5665 1 answer

Iam currently taking anastrozole and I need to take amoxicillin for my tooth.

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