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Will nolvadex (tamoxifen) effect the results of a brain mri? i am taking nolvadex (tamoxifen) for gyno and having the brain mri for headaches. i am taking 20mg daily.

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Unlikely problem: Although you should let MRI know of your meds, there is no expectation of Nolvadex (tamoxifen) altering or distorting MRI outcomes.
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
No: Won't have any effect on mri.

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