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Posted 15 Dec 2011 by • 5 answers
... outer quadrant. My right breast does not have this thickening. Went to the dr. and she felt it as well and referred me for a mammogram. Radiologist felt and saw it on the scan. Us technician saw it on the u/s. Dr. on duty said it looks the same as my mammo last year, but I know my breast feels ...
Posted 15 Jan 2014 by • 3 answers
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 and she suggested to start taking Tamoxifen as a chemopreventive since my Gail Model %'s were ...
Posted 25 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 8 May 2013 by • 1 answer
I am 66 yrs old I take tamoxifen 20mg per day I take zopiclone 3.5mg a couple of times a week I take vitamin B12 750mg every day I drink at least 8 glasses of water every day I have just in the last 5 mos. gotten off of risperdone
Posted 12 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
person taking tomoxifen ,for more than a year,having chronic headache,how it can be managed?
Posted 25 Feb 2018 by • 1 answer
I had a very small amount of invasive cancer removed from my left breast. No cancer found in lymph nodes. However I have to endure 4-6 weeks of radiation. I am scared of this drug Tamoxifen--- plus I have to take for 5 years. I already experience mood swings and hot flashes how bad will this change ...
Posted 23 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
... 48 years old and perimenopausal. I would appreciate it if you could advise whether I could take Evista instead of Tamoxifen? Many thanks Shayne
Posted 13 Feb 2011 by • 1 answer
I have not been diagnosed with cancer, but recently had surgery for Hyperplasia (lcis/dcis), and diagnosed as a high risk for breast cancer. I debated and hedged, and finally decided to take the meds. I seem to be having side effects that are not listed. Unless, its my anxiety over using the drug. ...
Posted 3 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I haven't started it yet, but the side effects scare the dickens out of me! I was stage 0 with no lymph node problems, but had taken HRT until 2 weeks before surgery. They said E and P positive. Could that be because of the HRT? Finishing radiation then they want to put me on tamoxifen. Is ...
Why have I gained so much weight on tamoxifen and what can I do about it besides stopping taking it?
Posted 14 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 12 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I started taking it 4 days ago and today I'm so fituged it feels like I'm on chemo again. As a stage 2 and after bilateral mastectomy, I want to be able to take Tamoxifen, but after seeing all the comments, I'm now terrified!
Posted 8 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Not sure if I should take tamoxifen after reading all the side affect.
Posted 17 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers