A 40-year-old female asked:
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my sister had breast cancer , it's almost 6 years passed, she can't take tamoxiphen because of side effects on her. what other medication she shoutake?

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Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
Raloxifene, others: Including aromatase inhibitors. These drugs all have a place in cancer treatment; they should be considered by your sister's oncologist.
Answered on Jul 25, 2013
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Dr. Anne Rosenberg
39 years experience Surgical Oncology
Options: The other group of drugs used in this situation are the aromotase inhibitors. If she is pre-menopausal she is not a candidate for them. She may be able to take evista (raloxifene).
Answered on May 29, 2016
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