A 43-year-old member asked:
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Are nolvadex (tamoxifen) pills used to build muscle? Are they safe?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
No, not at all: Nolvadex, also called tamoxifen is an anticancer drug used to treat patients who have breast cancer. It does not help build muscles!
Answered on Nov 24, 2013

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Nolvadex (tamoxifen): Also called tamoxefin, is a medicine used to treat some forms of breast cancers. It is thru prescription only.

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