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how long after a person stops taking tamoxifen can they donate blood?

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Dr. Peter Lydon
38 years experience General Surgery
1 week: 1 week should be enough time.
Answered on Feb 23, 2018
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Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Blood donation: Blood banks have local variability about donations. Best to check with your local blood bank on this specific question. They likely have a website.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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