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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 15 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I'm a 59 yr old woman with a history of estrogen receptive breast cancer. My Dr. Told me that after 5 and a half years, I could go off of tamoxifen. My risk of my breast cancer returning was only 2.3 percent. After 6 months of being off of it, I'm still having several hot flashes per day. ...
Posted 1 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
A patient is in need of a gluten free tamoxifen due to a condition that she is experiencing.
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 1 Oct 2010 by • 4 answers
I have leg cramps at night, my feet actually distort to a different shape. If I'am reading a book or magazine, my hands and digits will distort and I have to take my other hand and move it back in place. When I yawn or sometimes when I brush my teeth my jaw will feel like I have lock jaw. what ...
Posted 17 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
... nodes. I am 73 years old and the doctor advised me to take 5 more years of tomoxifen but the side effects were bad after 2 months. We discussed it and i decided not to take anything else after the five years on femara. What are the percentages of recurrence of cancer in my case
Posted 22 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I been on tamoxifen for about 8 months and my clitoris is very large. How long will it take to go down since I am not taking it anymore?
Posted 24 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
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 26 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I just recently started my period and it is extremely heavy. Is this common?
Posted 25 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 5 Oct 2010 by • 9 answers
Has anyone else experienced this?
Posted 28 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I had a double mastectomy and was put on tamoxifen. After about a year and a half I had a heart attack with 9 blockages.I didn't have heart problems before this and was wondering if anyone else who was taking tamoxifen has had heart problems?
Posted 10 Sep 2016 by • 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 ...
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 ...
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