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How does nolvadex (tamoxifen) work in males, what are effects and side effects?Can use during puberty?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Nolvadex (tamoxifen): Nolvadex (tamoxifen) can bind estrogen making it inert and thereby can be used to prevent gynecomastia
Answered on Oct 30, 2015

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Not recommended : If you're 38 years-old you no longer have pubertal gynecomastia. This drug isn't recommended for chronic gynecomastia. You should be seen by an endocr ... Read More
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Dr. Indu Lal answered
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Hormonal balance: May effect hormone levels.
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No: Its generic name is tamoxifen. It acts as a selective agonist/antagonist to estrogen receptors. You need a prescription to get it but it is not a co ... Read More

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