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Can you use nolvadex (tamoxifen) to treat puffy nipples?

Can you use nolvadex (tamoxifen) to treat puffy nipples?

Depends: It should be used under a direction of a physician. It has many side effects and should be used only as indicated. That being said, one of the indication for Nolvadex (tamoxifen) use is mastalgia (breast pain). Please talk to your doctor to see if this is appropriate for you. Best option is the find out the cause of the "puffy nipples" to rule out bad causes and not to just treat the symptoms. ...Read more

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Dr. Sean Canale
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Tamoxifen (Definition)

This medication is used to: treat breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body in men and women. Treat early breast cancer in women who have already been treated with surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy. Reduce the risk of developing a more serious type of breast cancer in women who have had ductal carcinoma in situ (dcis; a type of breast cancer ...Read more


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Is nolvadex(tamoxifen) effective in treating puffy nipples?

Is nolvadex(tamoxifen) effective in treating puffy nipples?

No: Tamoxifen is used to treat breast cancer and to prevent breast cancer. Puffy nipples is not an indication for this medication. I recommend you get evaluated by your doctor and possibly a breast specialist to see what is going on. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: nolvadex (tamoxifen)?

What is the definition or description of: nolvadex (tamoxifen)?

An anti-estrogen.: Nolvadex or tamoxifen is a serm (selective estrogen receptor modulator) that works as an anti-estrogenic drug and is most commonly used as first line treatment for breast cancer in females and males (1% of breast cancer occurs in males). It is related to the steroid drugs, but absolutely should not be used for body building. ...Read more

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Is nolvadex (tamoxifen) legal to buy without a prescription?

Is nolvadex (tamoxifen) legal to buy without a prescription?

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

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How effective is nolvadex (tamoxifen) for reducing libido in men?

How effective is nolvadex (tamoxifen) for reducing libido in men?

Unlikely to be: First, Nolvadex (tamoxifen) should not be used in men we have no studies on the possible side effects. It blocks estrogen receptors and is unlikely to affect libido in men. ...Read more

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Are nolvadex (tamoxifen) pills used to build muscle? Are they safe?

Are nolvadex (tamoxifen) pills used to build muscle? Are they safe?

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! ...Read more

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Can you have a reduced count of leukocytes with nolvadex (tamoxifen) ?

Can you have a reduced count of leukocytes with nolvadex (tamoxifen) ?

Usually not: Decreased leukocytes is not usually seen with nolvadex/tamoxifen. This is a common side effect of chemotherapy. I recommend you speak with your oncologist. ...Read more

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Anyone know any sites to buy nolvadex (tamoxifen)?

Nolvadex (tamoxifen): Sorry, only by prescription, assuming u care about the quality of the medication. ...Read more

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What is the difference in novedex xt and nolvadex (tamoxifen)?

Novedex vs Nolvadex (tamoxifen): Novedex xt is a product used to increase testosterone & muscle mass; it blocks the conversion of testosterone to estrogen, but apparently does not increase muscle mass.Nolvadex (tamoxifen) is used to treat breast cancer, but it reportedly is used by bodybuilders who use Anabolic steroids to prevent gynecomastia (enlarged breasts due to breast tissue rather than muscle. See following comment. ...Read more

Nipple (Definition)

A nipple also known mammary papilla or teat is a small projection of skin containing the outlets for 15–20 lactiferous ducts. Its at the apex or top or breast ...Read more