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Tamoxifen - Is there any hope for someone 69 who can't afford weight gain nor mood swings?

Posted 3 Oct 2016 by Northern grand 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 ...

Breast Cancer, Prevention - Hi there! I have found a thickening of tissue in my left breast in the?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by cmarangi 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 ...

Chronic headache in aperson taking tamoxifen?

Posted 12 Jan 2014 by SHEKARMED7 1 answer

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

To Tamoxifen or Not Tamoxifen, that is the question?

Posted 15 Jan 2014 by Trying2Prevent 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 ...

What causes overactive salivation?

Posted 8 May 2013 by 3A3B3C 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

Cure & prevention of breast cancer?

Posted 29 Aug 2012 by athar143 3 answers

I want to know about signs, symptoms, prevention & cure of breast cancer

I have just been prescribed Raloxifene by my Dr. I am very anxious about having to take it?

Posted 13 Feb 2011 by Lynnzie 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. ...

Breast Cancer, Prevention - Hi, I have been diagnosed with DCIS, oestrogen receptor positive. I am?

Posted 23 Oct 2009 by Shayne Hingle 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

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